The White House announced last week that Hedieh “Roshan” Ghaffarian has been selected as the White House Chief Floral Designer. Hedieh “Roshan” Ghaffarian was born in Tehran, Iran, and raised in Los Altos, California. After immigrating to California with her family as a young child following the Iranian revolution. In her early‑twenties Hedieh started her business, Flower Affairs, from her parents’ garage. A female entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience and over 1,000 events completed, Ghaffarian has an expansive portfolio and extensive experience in envisioning, planning, and executing large-scale events with great attention to detail. Ghaffarian will be on hand for the China State Dinner and will start full time on October 18 when she relocates to Washington, D. C.
Photo below is from facebook page of Roshan Hedieh Ghaffarian:
Photo below is from “Flower Affairs” by Roshan Hedieh Ghaffarian’s Instagram page: