What does grace and grit mean to you?
To have grace and grit is to persist even when there's disappointment, while maintaining a positive attitude. My positive outlook has always carried me through those brief moments of disappointment, leading to larger moments of celebration.
What do you love most about DC?
My favorite thing about DC is being surrounded by so many motivated professionals from all walks of life. The heart of our country is filled with an inspiring network of dream chasers!
What small thing makes you smile?
Chatting on the phone with my mom always seems to make me smile because she knows exactly what to say!
What’s your favorite non profit organization?
My favorite non profit organization is the Society of Women Engineers (SWE). As a student and a professional, SWE has not only given me career opportunities, but the opportunity to give back through volunteering and tutoring, in the hope that we can motivate more young women to choose a career in STEM.
Best way to start your day...
The best way to start my day...is actually by preparing the night before! Every night, I pack my lunch, pick out my outfit, and I cannot emphasize this enough: set the coffee machine on! Prepping the night before, helps me conquer the day!