Interview on the Fanous show from Payame Afghan TV
May 25, 2018

I was honored to be interviewed by Tamana Y Ansari, the host of the Fanous show (my segment starts at the 6-minute mark). I answered questions on a wide range of topics, including Fremont’s Afghan community, the new district configuration established for our City Council, solutions around affordable housing, working with the School Board and Emergency Services to improve school safety, activities addressing local traffic concerns, police officer recruitment, and Fremont’s exciting new Downtown area.


Civic Leader Forum - From Receiver to Giver
May 4, 2018

Fremont councilmember David Bonaccorsi and Amazon Web Solutions Partner Solutions Architect Mahesh Pakala explain the meaning of leadership among members of the community to the student attendees. They emphasize the importance of community service and putting oneself out there in the world starting at a young age. The discussion was moderated by committee member of AAPA Catherine Liu.