Kavish Harjai grew up in Binghamton, New York, and attended New York University, where he studied psychology and French. After graduating in 2017, Kavish worked at NowThis as a news video producer and writer. Additionally, Kavish helped NowThis unionize with the Writers Guild of America, East, in 2020. At Stanford, Kavish wants to build on and refine his reporting and storytelling skills in order to pursue a career as an investigative reporter focused on technology and social media companies. In his free time, Kavish enjoys reading (his favorite author is Don DeLillo), playing volleyball, listening to house music and making playlist covers.