Our Board of Director come from different backgrounds but they believe in our mission and dedicate their best to accomplish it.
Emil RanakusumaChairman & Member
Emil received his BA in Marketing from Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia in 1998 and MBA in Marketing from Cleveland State University in 2002. Emil worked in various industries such as retail, advertising, and marketing research in the United States and Indonesia in various positions as Retail Manager, Account Manager, and Research Manager, respectively for over 7 years. After gaining years of experience from working as an employee, Emil decided to start his own business and became an entrepreneur in 2007 as a Subway Franchisee. Emil received a recognition for “Outstanding Street Fighting Efforts and Promotion of the Brand” many years by Subway. Emil is very excited to join Dompet Dhuafa USA because he want to create a social business that can benefit communities around the world. He believes that, “The best of people are those that bring most benefit to the rest of mankind.”
Lisna Utami HarjiantoTreasurer & Member
Lisna is currently working with Delaware Economic Development Office, an executive branch of the government of the state of Delaware. She has more than 15 years of experience in policy, research and analysis. Previous works included environmental engineering and management consultants, the Ministry of National Development Planning in Indonesia, and at universities while pursuing her graduate program. She has an environmental engineering degree from Bandung Institute of Technology and master degrees from Michigan State University and University of Delaware in environmental economics and economics program, respectively. Volunteering and supporting a cause she believes in has been her life dream, she felt with so much given in life, it’s important to give as well. This is the main reason she supports Dompet Dhuafa USA by serving as a treasury and member of Board of Director.
Cut Zurnita MadjidjiSecretary & Member
Cut Zurnita is a native Medan, Indonesia. Currently, she works at Quality Progression as a support coordinator. She loves working with people and helping communities. This is the main reasons she joined Dompet Dhuafa USA. Cut Zurnita got her BA from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.
Ridha is a software professional with more than 19 years of experience in software industry both in leadership/management and engineering, having track record of successful program planning, execution, management, and delivery. This includes his position as a senior software engineer at Intel Corporation (December 2000 – October 2014) and Dell Inc. (October 2014 – present), and Teaching Assistant at Arizona State University (January – December 1999).He received a B.S. in Computer Science from Purdue University in 1995 and M.S. in Computer Science from Arizona State University in 2000. Ridha is very glad to join Dompet Dhuafa USA because he dedicates his time to build strong communities in the US.
Nurindah Alamsyah IbrahimMember
Nurindah is a native Bogor, Indonesia. She was moved to Kuwait when she was 9 years old. She grew up in Kuwait City and pursued her BA in Mechanical Engineering in Ar-Rawdah in Jordan and Kuwait University in Kuwait. She came to the United States to pursue her Master in Computer Science at Temple University, Philadelphia in 1985. Currently, she work Orchid Dental in Philadelphia and President Dental in Maryland as an administrative manager. Nurindah enjoys being a part of Dompet Dhuafa USA because she loves to serve diverse communities in the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection.