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Our Team

The best education comes from well-trained inspirational teachers, so we only choose the most passionate, empathetic, and talented people to work for Montessori by Hambaazy. Our Montessori teachers are highly trained, and they use their knowledge and skills to ensure all children are given the best start in life.

Team

Most successful and professional team

Mersedeh Navab

Mersedeh Navab

Founder & CEO

Mersedeh Navab’s teaching career started in Canada as an English Teacher. She has taught across all age ranges both in English & Farsi. She has managed numerous kindergartens in Tehran, turning struggling ones around with her knowledge & expertise. Mrs. Navab was educated at Shahid Beheshti University, where she got her degree in Nursing. In October 2013 she opened Hambaazy, an English speaking Kindergarten. Now as the founder & CEO of her own Kindergarten, she is very proud to lead and take forward the Kindergarten which has a committed and dedicated team of staff who offer a wide variety of skills to provide the best possible education for their pupils.

Nazanin Tafreshi

Nazanin Tafreshi

Educational Manageress

Nazanin Tafreshi has been Hambaazy’s Educational Manageress since October 2016, but she first started out as an English teacher in April 2014. Miss Nazanin was educated at Merton College London and Ricards Lodge High School. She received her Upper Second Class Honors (2:1) in English Lit in 2008 at the University of Kingston, United Kingdom. Miss Nazanin Tafreshi has been working as an English Teacher/Private Tutor since 2014, originally from the U.K and a British citizen Miss Nazanin has used the Jolly Phonics method throughout her teaching career. She has developed and improved the entire curriculum from research, advice and practical experience. Miss Nazanin has always been committed to ensuring that we become the best that we can – constantly looking at ways to improve the Kindergartenl and drive it forward

Azita Mesri

Azita Mesri

General Manager

Azita Mesri joined as General Manager in September 2013, bringing with her a broad range of Educational and finance leadership experience. Mrs Mesri’s most recent role before joining us was as the Founder of Omide Madar Kindergarten for 8 years. With over 22 years of experience in this field and a BA Hons in Educational Science Mrs. Mesri is an asset to our organization.

Mina S. Alikhani

Mina S. Alikhani

Duty Manager

Mina Alikhani joined Hambaazy in 2013 as a Farsi Teacher. Miss Mina has taught children of all ages for over 16 years. She has a BA Hons in Social Science and was promoted as Duty Manager from 2014. She is very passionate about the Kindergarten and its community, and is always on the run organizing the best school trips and the everyday errands of the Kindergarten.