Lamees Dahabour - Mama Lamees
A palestinian who lived abroad in Kuwait, and Jordan, Lamees emigrated to the US in 1991. Her love of food was cultivated growing up and helping her mothers kitchen since she was 10 and her travels as she served the UN Relief and Works Agency. She is a survivor of domestic violence, and a single mother of three. Through it all she has persevered and leveraged her circumstance to fuse together some of the tastiest Middle Eastern food in the Bay Area.