The Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation is honored to announce Nadia Sayegh-Sweiss, Principal Broker of Access Realty, as the newest esteemed member of our Board of Directors, and Fuad S. Sweiss, PE, PLS, LEED AP, Deputy Director for Infrastructure Design and Construction & City Engineer, in San Francisco, CA as the newest esteemed member of our International Advisory Board.

HCEF's Board of Directors and Advisory Board members are respected members of the community who support efforts to bring justice, peace and prosperity to the Christians of the Holy Land, and who also share HCEF's goals for humanitarian support of those who suffer oppression in the Holy Land. 


Nadia Sayegh-Sweiss is an owner and principal broker of Access Realty. She provides commercial and residential real estate services to clients throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. She has experience as a director of the International and Public Relations for the Jordan Ministry of Health, where she worked closely with other countries and organizations such as WHO, UNDP, World Bank, UNICEF, and USAID.


Fuad Sweiss oversees the engineering arm of the San Francisco City Department of Public Works. Mr. Sweiss graduated from the University of Jordan in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering, and has about 30 years of experience in the management, design, and construction of projects in the public and private sectors, including 18 years of his professional career spent serving Oakland's Public Works Agency.


On behalf of the HCEF Board of Directors, Sir Rateb Rabie, KCHS, HCEF President and CEO welcomes Nadia and Fuad Sweiss: "We are thrilled to have the support of Mr. and Mrs. Sweiss as board members, as their commitment and contributions will further help us in advancing our mission and goals." He continues to express his gratitude to the Board of Directors and the Advisory Board, whose members are an outstanding source of moral, financial, and spiritual support for HCEF in its commitment to its mission.


Mr. & Mrs. Sweiss are excited to join HCEF in these capacities. HCEF is pleased to continue its tradition of welcoming dignified, esteemed, respected, and faithful members to their Board of Directors and Advisory Board, and believes the addition of the Sweiss's will greatly benefit the purposes of the Foundation.