Bahar Sharifan possesses a unique and diverse skill set that includes experience in business, politics, and law. Her educational journey began by earning her Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Utah, followed by her MBA from Westminster College. Bahar then completed law school at Brigham Young University. She practiced law for 4 years and maintains her Utah Attorney License to this day.
Bahar began her work in politics on Jon M. Huntsman’s gubernatorial campaign, later becoming the Assistant to the Senior Economic Advisor following his election. Thereafter, Ms. Sharifan continued her political service as the Finance Director for U.S. Congressman Jason Chaffetz. As the child of entrepreneurs, Bahar has been exposed to business her entire life. This was enhanced when she served as the Director of Membership Services at Corporate Alliance. She continues to use this experience as the President of Wasatch I.T.