Founders

Founding members of the art of the Islamic worlds at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, have given $15,000 or more in support of the department since its founding in 2007.

Platinum
The Honorable and Mrs. Hushang Ansary *
The Brown Foundation, Inc. Accessions Endowment

Gold
The Brown Foundation, Inc.
The Alice Pratt Brown Museum Endowment

Silver
Mr. and Mrs. Jamal H. Daniel/ The Levant Foundation *
Mr. and Mrs. Vahid Kooros *
Nasrin and Abolala Soudavar

Bronze
Aramco Services Company
Mr. and Mrs. Nijad Fares *
Mr. and Mrs. Hamid Kooros
Franci Neely *
Mr. and Mrs. Omar Rehmatulla *
Mr. and Mrs. H. Bruce Sallee *

Sustaining Benefactor
Olive and Bruce Baganz
Mr. and Mrs. Moez Mangalji *
Occidental Petroleum Corporation

Benefactor
Neelofur and Sami Ahmad
His Excellency Sheikh Sultan bin Suhaim Al Thani
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Y. Chao
The Honorable and Mrs. Edward P. Djerejian
Mr. and Mrs. Matt G. Esfahani *
Mr. Stephen E. Hamilton
His Highness the Aga Khan Shia Ismaili Community of Houston *
The Hagop Kevorkian Fund *
Mr. and Mrs. Akbar Ladjevardian *
Mr. and Mrs. Masoud Ladjevardian *
Mr. and Mrs. Kase L. Lawal *
The Francis L. Lederer Foundation *
Ms. Martha Katherine Long
Shazma & Arshad Matin
Marathon Oil Company *
Mr. and Mrs. William V. Morgan
Catherine and Cenk Ozdogan
Gervaise and Gary Petersen
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP *
Ms. Karen S. Pulaski
Mr. Mohammed Rezai
Dr. and Mrs. Aziz Shaibani
StratREAL Foundation USA Inc. *
Mr. and Mrs. Herman L. Stude
Mr. Monsour Taghdisi *
Dr. and Mrs. Ardeshir Tajvari

Founder
Arab American Educational Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Dari Ansari
Mr. Haidar Barbouti
Mr. and Mrs. Ali R. Davoudi
Dr. and Mrs. Waqar Khan
Mr. and Mrs. Meredith J. Long
Dr. and Mrs. Massoud Metghalchi
Mr. and Mrs. Akbar Mohamed
Mr. and Mrs. Tony Petrello
Dr. and Mrs. John F. Thrash
Mr. and Mrs. Michael S. Zilkha

*Indicates Founding Benefactor