Hasti Soutehkashan

Hasti Soutehkashan is a fourth-year Criminology, Law & Society and Urban Studies double major and pre-law student at UC Irvine. As an early high school graduate, she will earn her undergraduate degree two years earlier than peers her age, as she prepares to go to law school. Hasti has a great deal of experience in Orange County politics and student advocacy work. On campus she currently serves as Organizing Director for UCI’s student government and President of their College Democrats club, as she works to increase civic engagement and mobilize her peers around important issues facing them. She has previously been involved in the California College Democrats, the Democratic Party of Orange County, and Pete Hardin’s campaign for OC District Attorney. Hasti is exited to serve as NIALSA’s first Pre-Law Chair and help expand the organization’s reach to Iranian American pre-law students.