Shivam Patel is a student at San Jose State University majoring in Business Management Information Systems and minoring in Public Policy. He currently leads social media operations for SAFA on the Communications Team, the same role he undertook for South Asians for Biden. He also serves on the Executive Board of the California Democratic Party Asian Pacific Islander Caucus as the Northern California Secretary.
Previously, he worked as an intern for Joe Biden's presidential campaign at the National Headquarters, and at his student government studying, pushing, and advocating for legislation affecting students at higher education institutes. He hopes to help engage youth across the country and motivate them to be civically engaged in the hope to positively impact the community.