Mahmoud graduated from Sacramento State University with a BA in Political Science with an emphasis in International Relations. As a Sacramento native and a previous CAIR-SV intern, he has been a longtime supporter of progressive issues and civil rights advocacy. Mahmoud currently serves as Policy & Advocacy Coordinator for CAIR Sacramento Valley, where he is regularly involved in outreach and meets with community leaders, elected officials, and interest groups to advocate civil rights and social justice efforts. In this position, he is involved in government relations at the local and federal level. He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.