Shukri Taha is a Palestinian American who was born in New Jersey and grew up in Palestine. Mr. Taha is a former president for six years of a Non-profit organization called Deir Debwan Charity. He is also a current Palestinian National Council member, a founding member of US Palestinian Council and served on the board of other Palestinian Organizations such as the Coalition of Palestinian American Organizations. He has a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering and a Masters in Engineering Management. Currently he serves as a Primary Examiner for the United States Patent and Trademark Office, he lives in CA with his wife and two boys.