Why did you choose McCourt? I chose McCourt for its academic excellence and worldwide reputation for public policy, as well as its quantitative-focused curriculum and the incredible networking opportunities it offers.
What is the best part of your experience so far? The best part of my experience so far is the phenomenal people I have met, the challenging material we are being taught by a passionate faculty, and the wonderful opportunities provided both by the school and by Georgetown. The students at McCourt come from all over the world and have some of the most diverse backgrounds. Everyone has an interesting story of why they ended up at McCourt and what it is that drives them to be in this field.
Undergraduate university, degree, and major: McGill University, BA in Political Science
Graduate university, degree, and major: UCLA, Certificate in International Trade and Commerce, Financial Management Concentration
Hobbies / Interests: I enjoy stimulating my creativity by playing the piano and reading French and Persian literature, and taking care of my physical and spiritual health by playing tennis and meditating. I am also an avid traveler.