Ajmal Farqiri served as an interpreter in Kabul. He translated for senior American civilian and military leaders including once for Secretary Robert Gates. Upon arriving in the U.S. Ajmal was profiled by the Washington Post for his work driving for Lyft.
Since then, he has become a successful realtor in Northern Virginia. He spends his weekends delivering furniture and other items to SIV families throughout the Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.