February 21, 2014

EASD Team

EASD team plays a key role in the design, installation, testing, and maintenance of custom applications at Mason. We also support Salesforce, Dynamic Forms, and many WordPress websites at Mason.

Click here to see our org chart:

Team Members:

Ahmad Taheri: Director

Ahmad Taheri

Director

Ahmad Taheri has been at Mason since January 2011, initially as Director of IT Projects & Info Services in the Office of the Provost, and since July 2016, as Director of Enterprise Applications Support & Development within the ITS, working with various constituents and stakeholders on technology solutions and services. Ahmad holds a Master of Science in Information Systems as well as an MBA degree and has over 20 years of professional IT experience, majority of which has been in the higher education. Ahmad also teaches an IT course as an adjunct faculty at Mason.
Amir Tofighi

Amir Tofighi

Systems Developer & Analyst

Amir has a Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications Engineering, Masters in Information Technology (Information Systems) and a graduate certificate in Cyber Security. He has 18 years of experience in different areas of IT and computer science, and has been with Mason since 2012. He also teaches a database course as an adjunct faculty.
Hossein Kord

Hossein Kord

Senior Application Architect

Hossein has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, Masters in Instructional Design and Technology, and a Doctorate degree in Naturopathy (ND). He has over 38 years of experience in software development field, and has been at Mason since 2011. He is also an adjunct faculty as Mason teaching Applied IT Programming (IT-207).
Kent Lee

Kent Lee

Salesforce Developer & Analyst

Kent has a Bachelor of Science in Applied Information Technology. He has 4 years of experience developing on the Salesforce platform and has been at Mason since October 2019.
Manasa Reddy Mukkera

Manasa Reddy Mukkera

Salesforce Administrator

This is Manasa Reddy Mukkera but I prefer Manu. I have completed my master's in Power Electronics in India before coming to the IT world. I have a total of three-plus years of experience as a salesforce administrator. I am a certified salesforce admin and sales cloud consultant and I previously worked for TD bank in NJ before coming to GMU. Outside of the office, I would love to spend time cooking food, playing indoor games, drawing, painting, and watching TV.
Mohamad Falah

Mohamad Falah

Senior Systems Analyst & Developer

Mohamad has over 18 years of professional experience in enterprise software development life-cycle, including systems analysis, requirements definition, design, architecture, implementation, testing, deployment, and support. In-depth knowledge and experience in various platforms and languages with experience working as a team member at large-scale projects. He has done Bachelor & Master of Science in Software Engineering. Mohamad has been with Mason since December 2014.
Olga Kukudzhanova

Olga Kukudzhanova

System Development Support Assistant

Olga is an undergraduate student at George Mason University pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. She has been at Mason since 2017.
Rutao Li

Rutao Li

Systems Analyst & Developer

Rutao Li has over 15 years of experience in architecting, designing and implementing Microsoft .NET Web applications and Business solutions. She holds both Master degrees in Computer Science and Geophysics. Rutao has been at Mason since 2018.
Samuel Child

Samuel Child

System Development Support Assistant

Samuel is an undergraduate student at George Mason University. He is majoring in Information Technology with a concentration in information security, and a minor in Business.
Sweta Bhensdadia

Sweta Bhensdadia

Applications and Systems Analyst

Sweta Bhensdadia has over 15 years of experience in designing and implementing web applications and business solutions using object oriented technologies, including Microsoft .NET Technology. She has done Bachelor of Engineering in Information and Technology. Sweta has been with Mason since 2013.