A. Tom Hasani
Tom is an educator, a social, economic, and environmental justice advocate, and a community leader. A first-generation American, born to Central Asian immigrants, Tom has successfully founded and ran Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committees at his workplaces, and is also a Board Member for Equity Alliance for Upper Moreland. Tom is a Trustee for Upper Moreland Free Public Library with experience in educating the public on equity. While obtaining his MA in International Peace & Conflict Resolution, he worked to facilitate issues between ethnic minorities and governing entities in various international settings. He has both training and experience in community mediation and diversity education through working with various community nonprofits, such as the Peace Center.
With BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ violence and marginalization continuing to be in the public light, Tom is running to give access to those whose voices have not been heard. He wants to build a future where today's children can thrive unhindered by how they look or whom they love.