Arizona – Sami Al-Asady

Sami Al-Asady




Glendale, Arizona
Arizona State University

Sami Al-Asady is a proud child of Bosnian and Iraqi war refugees studying political science and philosophy at Arizona State University’s Barrett Honors College. He feels a debt of gratitude for the freedoms afforded by the United States Constitution and is eager to repay it through honorable contributions to public service.

Sami has interned for Representative Ruben Gallego of Arizona’s 7th Congressional District and served the Biden-Harris Administration in its first class of the White House Internship Program. In Arizona politics, Sami was a campaign volunteer for Representative Judy Schwiebert and has served on the board of Secular AZ since August of 2021.

A prolific writer, Sami’s opinions have been published by the Arizona Capitol Times and the Arizona Republic. He currently writes a column for OnlySky on the topics of meaning and secularism.