Student Board Members


JasMine Sinchai  / Northwood HS

Jasmine SindhaiJasmine Sinchai is a Senior at Northwood High School (NHS) and was appointed as the Student Board Representative through an interview process. In addition to this role, she serves as the NHS Representative at the School Site Council and PTSA meetings and as the student lead of the State of the Student Committee. Jasmine is the Founder and President of MissioNutrition, a club dedicated to educating students on personal health and wellness and engaging in community activities to promote environmental sustainability. She also serves as the Founder and Vice-President of Kai Club, which teaches its members about the Filipino culture and donates resources to impoverished families in the Philippines. She further exemplifies her commitment to the community by serving food to the homeless at a local soup kitchen. Jasmine has also been involved in Club soccer for over ten years. When not on the field, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and trying new cuisines.

Mia Huynh  /  Irvine HS

Mia HuynhMia Huynh is a senior at Irvine High School and was appointed as the Student Board Representative through an interview process. Serving as a member of ASB, she is inspired by the diligence of her peers and hopes to create a fulfilling school year regardless of the circumstances. Outside of school, Mia is an employee of the City of Irvine. She is certified as a lifeguard, trained to provide injury preventative surveillance for hundreds of people, in and out of water. Additionally, she coordinates lessons as a swim instructor, teaching basic and advanced technique to children across various age and experience levels. In her free time, Mia enjoys traveling, playing the piano, and spending time with her family.



Michelle Kim /  Portola HS

Michelle KimMichelle Kim is a junior at Portola High School and was elected as Student Representative by the student body. She is a passionate advocate for various social advocacy issues and is thrilled to participate in IUSD Board meetings. She has experience in representing Orange County in partnership with the California Board of Education and the California Senate and Assembly Joint Committee on Education by advocating for mental health rights, positive disciplinary practices, and increased civic engagement within the student population. She also serves as the Governance Board President for Coalesce For, a national nonprofit, and as the Region 10 President for the California Association of Student Councils. Within her school, she manages the class councils and participates in clubs, the school newspaper, and the Mock Trial team. She loves her dog, Barney, and in her free time, enjoys watching zombie movies with friends.


Olga Barbashova  /  UNIVERSITY HS

Olga BarbashovaOlga Barbashova is a senor at University High School and was elected as Student Representative.





Sarah Hamidi  /  Woodbridge HS

Sarah Hamidi

Sarah Hamidi is a senor at Woodbridge High School and was elected as Student Representative.