Staff

Mehdi Raoufi

Pre-Employment Specialist

Phone: 617-556-4075 x130

Email: mraoufi@pyd.org

Mehdi Raoufi joined PYD in the Fall of 2017 as a Pre-ETS Career Readiness Program Specialist after relocating from the Washington, D.C. area. Mehdi worked for close to a decade as a teaching artist and was a Director of Inclusive Theater companies with Artstream, a non-profit theatre organization that supports individuals of varying abilities in social skill-building and job training using the arts.

As of May 2018, Mehdi holds a Master’s of Arts in Mental Health Counseling with a concentration in Expressive Arts Therapy as well as a B.A in Theater with a concentration in Directing/Dramatic Literature from Christopher Newport University.

In his free time, Mehdi loves live music and art, playing and creating music, and annoying his two dogs, Maggie and Coltrane.