Myra Haidari joined the Accounting team at East Bay Community Foundation in May 2022 as an Accountant. After having her children, she decided to embark on a new career that allowed her to maximize her love and talent with numbers. Prior to joining EBCF, Myra worked as a Project Accountant at an environmental firm and an engineering company.

Myra was born in Afghanistan and came to the United States as a refugee and has been living in the East Bay ever since.  She spends her personal time volunteering and serving newly arrived refugee communities. In her spare time, Myra likes to spend quality time with her family, read, and explore new restaurants. Myra holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Biology and a minor in Chemistry from San Jose State University.