Sara Sehhizadeh is a senior at the University of Georgia, pursuing a B. A. in International Affairs and a minor in Women’s Studies. In her extracurricular activities, she was awarded “Best Delegate” in the 2019 Southern Regional Model United Nations (SRMUN) in Atlanta and was placed in the top-three during the 2022 Virtual Policy Competition hosted by the UGA chapter of Georgia State Public Administration.
Sara has previous internship experience in journalism, politics, and non-profit work. This past summer, she studied abroad in London where she also interned for a non-profit called Age UK. Sara hopes to utilize the experience gained working at JRF to pursue a career in non-profit work, advocating for the national and international rights of women and the institutionally undeserved.