Parisa is a Political Science and English double major and former member of the Business and Finance Commission.
She ran for ASUCD Senate in Fall 2004 under the Student Focus slate. She was appointed to the ASUCD Senate from January 2005 to March 2005, in order to fill out the term of another senator who resigned. Her term ended after the Winter 2005 ASUCD Election. Parisa is also a member of the Alpha Chi Omega sorority, where she is currenly serving as VP of Communications. She unsuccesfully ran for ASUCD Vice-President with Presidential candidate Chris Herold in the Winter 2006 ASUCD Election.