Anita Akhavan

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Executive DIRECTOR

Anita Akhavan has more than a decade of music management, event production, and philanthropy experience. Working directly with international recording artist and activist Michael Franti, she co-produced the prolific Power to the Peaceful Festival in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. This annual event exposed hundreds of social justice and non-profit organizations to the 80,000+ attendees, uniting yoga, music, and social good.
As assistant manager and producer at Guerilla Management, Anita was part of a team that planned and executed world tours for acclaimed musicians.  She has implemented fund-raising campaigns for non-profits such as Souls 4 Souls, CARE, Amnesty International, and Free Mumia to name a few.
An avid yogini, dancer and certified Pilates instructor, Anita has produced and lead immersions and retreats worldwide. As managing director of OTM, she is honored to work alongside a phenomenal team, facilitating change in a lasting, sustainable way.