Sadia Saifuddin served as the UC student regent for 2014-15. She is a fourth-year social-welfare major. She has previously served as a senator in UC Berkeley's student government, the ASUC. She founded a UC systemwide committee designed to improve campus climate for all students, and has been a vocal advocate for student issues such as sexual assault, student hunger and free speech. Saifuddin is a PPIA fellow at the Goldman School of Public Policy, and spent seven weeks in 2013 intensively studying public policy and international affairs, where she specialized in education policy.