As a first-generation college student, Sheraz has created his own journey into higher education with a focus in DE&I. He has created and led many initiatives, always trying to leave a place better than when he started. His experiences range from mentorship programs and leadership retreats to being an active member and chairing both university and national Asian affinity spaces. He loves to collaborate with others, finding joy in the opportunities and experiences it creates and has gained knowledge in facilitation, assessment, project management, and overall people skills.
Sheraz obtained his Bachelor's degree in Mathematics at Ithaca College. He later on completed his Master's degree in Student Personnel in Higher Education from the University of Florida.
Sheraz enjoys building computers, restoring video game systems, traveling, and all things sports.