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Iman Dean

Director of TASTE 222

Iman Dean is an operations and business development manager specializing in nonprofit organizations and hospitality. With the exception of her former role at The O Group, a creative luxury agency in New York City, she has largely reserved her talents for the world of nonprofits and event planning. Focusing on operations, business development, marketing and sales, Iman contributed her skills to The Fresh Air Fund and Hostelling International New York. Her deep commitment to serving the youth and the underserved community led to her current board seat with I AM C.U.L.T.U.R.E.D., and volunteering as community leader and motivational speaker for The Young Women’s Leadership Network, The New York Foundling and Jersey Cares.

While attending culinary school in New York, Dean worked for world-renowned restauranteurs at Nobu and Sushi Samba before embarking on a career in restaurant operations.