Naz grew up in Los Angeles, CA. She received her Bachelor’s degree from University of California, Irvine where she double majored in Criminology, Law and Society and Psychology and Social Behavior.
After college, Naz worked for the Consulate General of Israel in Los Angeles, as the Director of Public Diplomacy. In this capacity, she facilitated relations between Israeli artists and authors and the Southwestern United States region.
Pursuing a desire to advocate for others, Naz attended Loyola Law School where she was a Senior Articles Editor for Loyola’s International & Comparative Law review and a Law Clerk for Loyola Law School’s Project for the Innocent, a clinic dedicated to exonerating the wrongfully convicted.
Naz is fluent in Farsi.