Eitan Trabin joined the Younes & Soraya Nazarian Family Foundation team in the summer 2016. Mr. Trabin works in partnership with Foundation President Sharon S. Nazarian on grants management, foundation business and related projects.
Eitan comes to the Foundation with extensive experience in international non-profit operations and program management. He has worked in unique social, economic, political, and cultural contexts collaborating with stakeholders of all kinds. Most recently Eitan served as the Executive Director of the Pasadena Jewish Temple and Center, leading the institution through a number of major changes working hand in hand with a large and very active board. Previously Eitan served in several managerial roles with conflict transformation and peace-building organizations in Central Asia, the North Caucasus, and in the United States. Eitan is a returned Peace Corps Volunteer and holds a MA in Development Studies with an emphasis in Local and Regional Development from the Institute for Social Studies in The Hague. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and three kids.