Jezza Syed

Program Associate, IVLP @ Meridian
Jezza Syed

Jezza Syed received her Master of Public Policy this May from the George Mason University Schar School of Public Policy and Government. Jezza holds an Bachelor’s degree in Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia, with a minor in Bioethics. At UVA she was involved with several organizations promoting international unity and minority rights, including the International Relations Organization and Muslim Students Association. She has previous work experience in policy writing and research while interning at the Democratic Governors Association and as a Bioethics Intern at the UVA hospital. Prior to joining the IVLP Team, Jezza worked as an Intern in Fall 2020 and Fellow in Spring 2021 on the Customized Exchanges Team within MCGL. Jezza is proficient in Urdu and conversational in French.