Tahmineh Dehbozorgi is a columnist at Orange Country Register. Previously, she was a Public Relations Associate at Young Voices and a California Campus Correspondent with Campus Reform. She was born and raised in Tehran, Iran. She immigrated to the United States in 2016 with her family to seek freedom. She graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a degree in Political Science, focusing on International Relations. She began her involvement by founding a Young Americans for Liberty chapter at Los Angeles Pierce College. Shortly after, she became a California State Chair at Young Americans for Liberty. During her time as a California State Chair, she educated over a thousand students about their Constitutional rights and liberties and helped to build one of the largest networks of conservative activists in the country. She won the Young Americans for Liberty Activist of the Year award in 2018. She also interned for Congressman Thomas Massie in Washington D.C. Her hobbies include attending metal shows, reading science fiction novels, and binge-watching Lord of the Rings movies.