Board Member & Advisor
Faiyaz Faruque brings an unusual and compelling combination of experiences and insights to the Foundation Events ECC Board of Directors.
A Subject Matter Expert in the specialized world of healthcare industry finance, Faiyaz helps drive positive change, accountability, and improved patient outcomes for Kaiser Permanente patients as part of Kaiser's National Capital Region healthcare administration leadership team.
A proven leader with strong ties to the community and a firm believer in contributing to the development of vibrant quality-of-life programs, Faiyaz has generously donated both his time and money in support of local and international causes. Throughout the years, he has discovered a passion for live events, volunteering with for-profit and nonprofit organizations to help bring fairs, festivals, galas, and other fundraising and community events to life. Faiyaz has served in operational and leadership roles focused on site builds and strikes, admissions, and volunteer management.
Faiyaz is a recipient of the coveted Celebrate Fairfax! Volunteer of the Year award, which recognizes volunteers who go above and beyond in the length and depth of their volunteer service and committment to Celebrate Fairfax's efforts to "celebrate Fairfax County, VA and its communities." He is also highly engaged with other nonprofit organizations including Food for Others and the Kate Hanley Family Shelter, among others.