Service and Outreach

Co-Founder, Women in Chemical Engineering, MIT (2018 – present)
Developing professional and social support group for women in Chemical Engineering.

Founding Member, Resources for Easing Friction and Stress, MIT (2015 – present)
Serving as confidential peer counselor and developing workshops for stress reduction.

Officer, Edgerton House Government, MIT (2015 – present)
Serving as house officer and member of student advisory board.

Co-Organizer, Langer Lab Seminar Series, MIT (2015 – present)
Inviting speakers and organizing logistics for biweekly seminars.

Member, Koch Institute Committee for Community Life, MIT (2015 – present)
Bridging the gap between biologists and engineers through seminars and social events.

Co-Chair, Biomaterials for Immunoengineering II, Biomedical Engineering Society (2018)
Chaired oral presentation session with Prof. Michael J. Mitchell.

Panelist, Access, MIT (2018)
Led panel on applying to graduate school for 9 URM undergraduate students in STEM.

Chalk Talk Panelist, Rising Stars Program, Chemical Engineering, MIT (2018)
Evaluated 6 prospective female faculty members’ practice chalk talks as communications expert.

Panelist, Freshman Pre-Orientation Program, Langer Laboratory, MIT (2018)
Led panel on conducting undergraduate research for 27 incoming first year undergraduates.

Member, Graduate Student Council, Chemical Engineering, MIT (2015 – 2016)
Organized community-building socials and provided support for first year graduate students.

Founding Member, Churchill Women’s Society, University of Cambridge (2014)
Created an inclusive and open environment for women in a STEM-focused college.

First Year Representative, Churchill College MCR Committee, Cambridge (2013 – 2014)
Represented the first year graduate student class in college-wide decisions.

Founder, “Middle School Engineering Day,” University of Pittsburgh (2010 – 2013)
Implemented a new outreach event for 100 underrepresented middle school students.

Society of Women Engineers (SWE), University of Pittsburgh (2009 – 2013)
Offices held: President, Vice President, Service Chair, Social Chair
Grew membership from 68 to 127 and received Achieving Collegiate Section Gold Award.