RAZ MOSTAGHIMI recently graduated from Portland State University with an Honors B.A. in Communication Studies. During her time at PSU she established an improv club, contributed satirical articles to the Pacific Sentinel magazine, and spent her senior year writing a thesis on young women and parasocial relationships in media. She has led several middle school theatre camps teaching acting, improv, and scriptwriting. She works as an Educational Assistant for middle school students and joined Northwest Academy in 2019. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, making collages, and collecting interesting rocks.