Mr. Aziz K. Budri, M.A.P.A.
A retired executive from a Fortune 100 company, and a graduate of theUniversity of Iowa, from early youth, Aziz has dedicated a significantportion of his life to serving others. A list of all causes andorganizations he has served is too long, therefore, the following iscursory mention of some of them:
Mount Mercy University: Founder and first president of International Student Association
University of Iowa: President of International Student Association
Afghan Unity: Founder and First president Board Member and/officer of American Muslim Caucus, Councilon World Affairs, Unicef, Cair, MCCHS, Bait-ul-Maal, Trilog, Several Mosques, AMASS
The cause that he has devoted most of his time, however, is the treatment of wounded civilians and freedom fighters of his native country, Afghanistan. For 10 years, as a volunteer, he coordinatedtheir treatment program with 6 Dallas-Fort Worth hospitals. The wounded Afghans were brought here by the late congressman Charlie Wilson and IOM.
Aziz first came to the U.S. as an American Field Service exchangestudent. He is a permanent member of Who is Who Among Students inAmerican Colleges and Universities as well as the winner of thePresident’s award. He is a public speaker and has appeared in scoresof interviews with all branches of the media.