Rebecca DesPrez

Rebecca DesPrez is a Zoroastrian from Iran. She is currently sitting on the Board of Trustees of Persian Zoroastrian Organization and is the President of the newly forming Oregon Zoroastrian Organization (OZO) based in Eugene.

Rebecca has a degree in Political Science and International Relations from San Jose State University and is a frequent contributor to ChehreNamah, a publication of the California Zoroastrian Center. She has taught the Gathas and has written a children’s book on Zoroastrian prayers.

Rebecca, like Zarathushtra, believes that happiness comes to those who give happiness to others.