Cantor Tannoz Bahremand Forunzanfar

Upon receiving her ordination in 2009, Cantor Tannoz Bahremand Foruzanfar became the first Persian woman to be ordained as a Cantor in the United States. She now serves as a Cantor at Stephen S. Wise Temple, a Reform congregation with over 3000 member families in Los Angeles and her responsibilities include mentoring Bar/Bat Mitzvah students, conducting Shabbat, Festival, High Holiday and Bar/Bat Mitzvah services, leading Shiva Minyanim, and officiating at life cycle events. Cantor Bahremand Foruzanfar can be reached at