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Charleen Maghzi-Ader has been collecting accounts of Abdu’l-Baha’s October 1912 visit to California since the mid 1970s. Some of these stories have been shared at SFBahai.org and through tours to some of the San Francisco locations. She aspires to create a comprehensive account of this underappreciated episode of California history. As a retired perinatal clinical nurse specialist, she enjoys her vermicomposting and gardening hobbies with friends in her San Francisco neighborhood. She dedicates her time personally and administratively to various community building endeavors. She also assists with individual and community educational efforts focused on a spiritual solution to economic issues. She is a mother of 3, a grandmother of 8, and a great grandmother of 8.