Mahmood Jawad is a sophomore at Stanford University pursuing a degree in Political Science and Economics. His interests include advocacy, empowerment, and grassroots organizing to elevate marginalized communities. His mission is to eradicate prejudice through education, development, and understanding so that a first-generation quad-hyphenated American like him belongs in the American mirage. He has worked with local, national, and international organizations to protect the vulnerable while holding the powerful accountable. Mahmood is an avid car enthusiast, 49ers and Warriors fan, and a Portland native.