Missy Rahman
Executive Director

Missy Rahman joined the Harboring Hearts team in 2014. After graduating from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Missy worked 13 years in nonprofit leadership roles at AIESEC & buildOn. Her favorite eats include Afghan food, warm peach cobbler, and empanadas.

Nikkya Hargrove
Director of Programs

Nikkya Hargrove joined the Harboring Hearts team in 2018. In 2005, Nikkya graduated from Bard College where she received her B.A. and shortly after her M.S. in Counseling from Mercy College. Since graduation, Nikkya has worked in the non-profit sector for over ten years with a focus in program development. Her favorite eats include fried chicken (preferably from Spicy’s a hometown favorite), homemade popcorn, and ice cream.

Kathryn Scavuzzo
Program Coordinator

Kathryn joined the Harboring Hearts team in February 2020. Kathryn graduated from American University in 2019 with a B.A. in Anthropology. Before joining Harboring Hearts Kathryn gained experience in non profit volunteering, advocacy, and research work at AU. Her favorite eats include Italian food, Sushi, brunch food (Eggs Benedict specifically), and anything chocolate.