Gisel Kordestani (née Hiscock) is the founder and COO of Crowdpac, a nonprofit helping political outsiders raise money.
Hiscock met Omid Kordestani, an early Google employee who was instrumental in creating the firm's monetization strategy, while he was still married to Bita Daryabari. The two began an affair. After Bita Daryabari discovered the affair, she filed for divorce. Several years after Hiscock married Omid Kordestani. She has since taken his last name.