Staff

Multicultural Family Center Staff

A STAFF THAT'S DEDICATED TO OUR MISSION AND VISION - DAY IN AND DAY OUT.

We wouldn’t be able to accomplish anything without the people who devote their time and energies to the Multicultural Family Center on a daily basis.  Our friendly staff and volunteers are accustomed to working with diverse community members and provide a welcoming environment for everyone who comes to the Multicultural Family Center. 

Our Staff
Dr. Farris Muhammad
Director
Dr. Farris Muhammad, a Detroit native, is a result-oriented, dynamic management professional with a 10 year record of innovation and visionary leadership across different industries. He has a longstanding commitment to working to increase multicultural awareness and engagement through leadership...Read More >
Sarah Petersen
Assistant Director
Sarah Petersen, born and raised in Dubuque, joined the Multicultural Family Center as Assistant Director in May 2013. She brings to the MFC over 20 years of experience working in the non-profit sector, specializing in program development and community engagement. Sarah has lived in Chicago, IL,...Read More >
Noon Elobaid
Site Supervisor
Noon Elobaid is a Project Management Professional (PMP), Six Sigma Green Built certified professional. Noon has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan. She moved from Sudan to the United States in August 2016 to...Read More >
Carlos Pittman
Site Supervisor
Carlos Pittman is a Memphis, Tennessee native with over 10 years of experience in the non-profit and social work field working with at risk families and youth.  Carlos is very passionate about assisting youth in Dubuque.   He was the founder of the Tri-State Steam Travel AAU basketball program in...Read More >
Marrichelle Glover
Site Supervisor
Shelli, a Chicago native, moved to Dubuque in 2007. She became involved at the MFC in 2009 after joining the AmeriCorps Partners in Learning national service program and was hired as a Site Supervisor in 2011.  In additon to her Site Supervisor responsibilities, Shelli became Assistant Director of...Read More >