Najmieh was the guest chef at First Lady Michelle Obama’s
White House Nowruz Celebration and Lunch on 6 April 2016.

“I want us to take a moment to thank our fabulous guest chef Najmieh Batmanglij” – Michele Obama (see the full video of the First Lady’s remarks)


Najmieh with White House chef Cris Comerford and pastry chef Susan Morrison cooking the Nowruz lunch on 6 April 2016.