Dustin Nirschl, Public Affairs Specialist

Dustin Nirschl is a City of Irvine Planning Commissioner and a second-year law student at the University of California, Irvine School of Law.  He is a native of Longmont, Colorado, and received a B.A. in philosophy from the University of Colorado, Boulder.

His interests include municipal law, housing law, urban planning, and environmental issues. A strategist at heart, he has worked in city government and on political campaigns, focusing on finding solutions to complex problems.

Dustin serves on the executive board of Street Law, a global, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization with more than 40 years of experience developing classroom and community programs that educate young people about law and government and advance justice by empowering people with the legal and civic knowledge, skills, and confidence to bring about positive change for themselves and others.