Liraz was born and raised in Israel. After serving as an analyst in the IDF, he worked for four years at a Jewish summer camp in Wisconsin. In 2015 Liraz moved to New York to serve as the Jewish Agency Emissary at the Jewish Federation & Foundation of Rockland County. At IDC, Liraz is a third-year government, diplomacy and strategy student and participates in the Honors' program Argov Fellowship for Leadership and Diplomacy. He also took part in the MICS (Media in Conflicts Seminar) and the ISCA (Israeli Students Combating Antisemitism) programs. In addition, he participated in the Ambassadors Club and the StandWithUs fellowship. He speaks Hebrew, English, Spanish and spoken Arabic and is interested in pursuing a career dealing with Israel's international relations and worldwide image.