Mahshid Babzartabi

Mahshid Babzartabi, is a former USA-educated business translator from Tehran and after arriving in Australian in 2013 has become an Iranian community advocate and leader, assisting members through food and facilitating community donations.. Reflecting on her reason to leave Iran Mahshid says, “I didn’t feel safe as a person and not free as a woman and not valued as a human being,”. With a big heart and a cooking prowess to match, Babzartabi is a living advocate of connecting and healing through food.