Sheila Pakdaman is the Founder/CEO of iTutorU, a tutoring company focused on educational empowerment in Southern California and was recently nominated for Forbes30under30 for 2017. She received her B.S. in biopsychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara Psychology and Brain Sciences in 2010, and her M.S. in global medicine from the Keck School of Medicine at University of Southern California in 2012. Sheila currently lectures at University of California, Los Angeles Extension and she also recently began lecturing at Mt. San Antonio College in the Workforce Training Center, teaching fellow entrepreneurs and their staff. She aims to continue her research and education and earn a Ph.D. in the near future. Additionally, she is the OC Scholarship Chair for Society of Trojan Women, an Ambassador for USC Young Alumni Council and a founding Committee member of USC Alumni Entrepreneur's Network.