Roya received a B.A. in Psychology with double minors in Substance Abuse and Women and Gender Studies from Ramapo College of NJ. After completing her M.A., she worked as the Women with Pride Coordinator at the Pride Center in South Florida. Roya was accepted into the Clinical Psychology PhD program at Nova Southeastern University and will begin her studies Fall 2015.
- Committee: Julie Rajan
- Post-MA Employment/Education: Pursuing Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL (2015) Women with Pride Coordinator, Pride Center in South Florida
- Thesis/Practicum: Practicum: Personal Narratives: Finding Universality in Our Lived Experiences with the Tyler Clementi Center (Rutgers)