Ehsan joined NIAC in September 2017 and works to organize and empower Iranian Americans in Southern California. He graduated magna cum laude from UCLA with a major in Near Eastern Studies and minor in Political Science. Ehsan has many years of experience in student leadership and community activities. He established the Iranian Future Leaders group at UCLA and organized major events on campus. Ehsan was also the first Iranian student elected as Inter-Club Council Chair at Santa Monica College.
Ehsan produced and anchored the popular “Future Leaders” program at Iran TV Network during 2007 and 2008 in Los Angeles. He has also appeared as a contributor and commentator on popular media outlets such as The Times, CNN, BBC Persian, VOA and Radio 670 AM KIRN. Ehsan is fluent in Persian (Farsi) and English.