Ira graduated from New York University with a major in Psychology and a minor in Chemistry in May of 2020. During her time as an undergraduate, she worked as a research assistant at the Lab for the Developing Mind at NYU under Dr. Moira Dillon researching developmental spatial cognition. Outside of school, she volunteered her time in Greece working with organizations focused on feeding and educating homeless and refugee populations. Ira worked as a Clinical Research Coordinator at the Laboratory for Neuropsychiatry and Neuromodulation, and treated patients in the TMS clinical service. Ira plans to attend medical school and pursue a career as a psychiatrist. In her free time, she can be found roller skating or watching movies.