I am an engaged STEM professional who is passionate about education, community building, and gender issues. I am skilled in developing educational and training resources, web content strategy, and strategically thinking about knowledge management and communication. I strive to be an advocate and ally to all people and to create an inclusive culture. I am passionate about the impact of sexism and misogyny on people who identify as women, especially in the STEM fields.
I am currently the IT Service Delivery Lead & Engagement Manager for the Harvard Kennedy School. I also founded (ca. 2013) and I am Founder and co-chair of Harvard’s Women in Technology + Allies group (@HarvardWIT+) and have been organizing lectures and events since then to promote inclusivity at Harvard, to collaborate, and to discuss our experiences as marginalized genders in technology at Harvard. In 2017, I founded the HarvardWIT+ Task Force on Diversity & Inclusivity, to promote diversity and inclusivity with specific efforts focused on recruitment, retention, and advancement.