Akiva Nemetsky, from Hollywood, Florida, is pursuing a JD at Stanford Law School, and a master’s degree in business administration at Stanford Graduate School of Business. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a bachelor’s degree in film, television, and digital media. Akiva aspires to lead a media company that connects and unites a global audience through socially and culturally relevant content. He was director of business operations and foreign sales at BoulderLight Pictures, an independent production company and international sales agency. At BoulderLight Pictures, Akiva produced five feature films, which were awarded entry to screen at various international film festivals. Most recently, Akiva worked for Brian Grazer and Ron Howard’s IMAGINE Entertainment, in Branded Entertainment and also with Marginal Media, the division of the company responsible for showcasing stories and storytellers from diverse and traditionally underrepresented backgrounds.