Umar is a second-year JD student in the University of Michigan Law School. Prior to attending the University of Michigan, Umar worked at Airblue - a South Asian airline - for 3 years where he learned about the aviation sector and negotiated aircraft leasing contracts with lessors. He received his BS in Biology from the University of California, Los Angeles and
his MS in Neuroimaging and Informatics from the University of Southern California.