Sara Ismail is a doctoral candidate at Wayne State University (WSU) in the Department of Political Science and the current Leda McIntyre Hall Fellow. Her major concentration is public administration with a double minor in public policy and world politics. She also hold a Master of Arts in Dispute Resolution from WSU. Currently, she is a lecturer at Macomb Community College, teaching the Introduction to American Politics course. All the work that she does is centered on highlighting political and social inequities, racial disparities, and understanding the effects on mental health networks on minority communities.