2018 Leadership San Jose: Sam Ghadiri

Sam Ghadiri Leadership San Jose

Name: Sam Ghadiri

Company: Luxus Realty

Sam Ghadiri is a real estate broker and owner of Luxus Realty, specializing in property management and buying and selling residential properties in the Bay Area.

As a licensed attorney, Sam also teaches Energy Policy at Santa Clara University in the Graduate Engineering Department.

In 2015, Sam stretched his entrepreneurial muscles and opened Sammy G's Pizzeria in downtown San Jose. 

Born and raised in San Jose, Sam attended Bellarmine College Preparatory for high school. He went on to study at UC Berkeley where he double majored in Political Science and Psychology. After undergrad, Sam attended the University of San Francisco (USF) School of Law, where he received the Pro Bono Publico award for exemplary service to the public interest community.

During his time at USF, he worked for the Eviction Defense Collaborative in San Francisco, helping low income tenants and the State Human Rights Commission in India, administering legal aid in cases of human rights violations. 

Currently, Sam lives in San Jose, California. He is a member of the State Bar of California and a licensed real estate broker. In the future, Sam hopes to deepen his engagement in the community and step into public service.

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