Kyle Johnson is a graduate of Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Global Studies, including a minor in political science and a concentration in Middle Eastern policy. He obtained his Masters in International Relations from American University in the Spring of 2019. Given the current state of world affairs, Kyle's passion for international relations led to an increased interest in Iran and its surrounding conflicts. Having studied the country and already gained a basic understanding of Farsi, he hopes to expand his knowledge and ultimately excel in the language in order to aid in his goal of solving complex regional problems. To this end, his excited to join the American Iranian Council’s pursuit of understanding and improved relations between the US and Iran.