Nasim Khansari is the Citizenship Project Director and a Department of Justice-accredited representative at Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles.
Khansari has been involved in the area of immigration for five years, with a focus on citizenship, specifically immigrant integration. She began teaching ESL/civics courses at the Central American Resource Center in Los Angeles and shortly thereafter joined Advancing Justice-LA as a legal assistant. Khansari has advocated for and successfully secured funds to launch Advancing Justice-LA’s first ESL/civics program in 2013 to serve the Asian American immigrant community of Los Angeles. Khansari is currently pursuing her Juris Doctor at Loyola Law School and is a member of the St. Thomas More Law Honor Society.