Aliyah attended UC Riverside and graduated in 2022 with a B.A. in Public Policy. During her time at UC Riverside, Aliyah was part of the Leadership Pathways Program, which allowed her to virtually meet and learn from local, regional, and national leaders, and the Muslim Student Association, in which she planned various events. She was most recently a planning intern at the Ontario International Airport Authority, where she learned about airports and aviation, as well as quasi-governmental organizations. Aliyah’s policy passions include education reform to allow all students access to quality education, as well as housing policy.