Welcome to my portfolio! I am a senior (4th year) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) pursuing a Bachelor of Science with a double major in Mechanical Engineering and in Planning. I am a born and raised New Yorker.* I am focused on improving the resiliency of cities in the face of climate change-induced hazards, especially heat and air pollution, to protect at-risk communities like my home. I use my skills in mechanical design and planning and my enthusiasm for problem-solving to contribute to sustainable development on Earth and beyond. I find impact by engaging in projects, conducting research, and discussing ideas. Some of my favorite experiences have been prototyping a communications tower for the Moon, designing a greenhouse for Mars, and researching climate mitigation strategies for New York City. For fun, I run, cook, and tinker. Enjoy my website!
*I spent last fall in beautiful Western Massachusetts, where I took the photo in the background.