Ankush Nayar is Co-Chair of SAFA's Data and Research Committee. Ankush began working with SAFA in 2021, where he began developing content related and tied to South Asian American issues. He's a practicing attorney, currently working on issues related to energy policy and includes representing public officials, and working on civil rights matters. He graduated from George Washington University Law School in 2009 and graduated from the University of Maryland with degrees in Finance and in Government and Politics. He has worked on multiple campaigns at the local, state, and national level. He hopes his work with SAFA can inform and aid the South Asian American Community. He has been a lifelong fan of Amitabh Bachchan and the Washington Football Team.