Farhana Akhter is the Founder and Executive Director of Global Fusion Art. She
was born in Dhaka, Bangladesh and migrated to United States with her family at the age of ten. Since then, her experience as
an artist and her love of diversity and culture developed through extensive travel around the world and cross-cultural
interactions, reinforces her commitment to contribute to the arts and multicultural humanitarian services.
Dr. Halida Akhter is the Founder and Chairperson of Society for Health
Promotion Links (SHPL). She received the 2006 United Nations Population Award for her outstanding work in population
and in improving the health and welfare of individuals. She is internationally recognized for her work dedicated
to betterment of women's health and welfare.