I’m a social scientist and lead a team of diverse researchers working on projects that tackle important topics in the field of higher education, using a variety of methods.

Why do you like your job?
I don’t like my job, I love it! There are many reasons, but ITHAKANS are the main reason. Everyone at ITHAKA is mission-driven and focused on making positive contributions to higher education and society. I am also fortunate to have a fantastic team that makes going to work (or signing into work, these days), a genuine pleasure. They’re brilliant, collegial, kind, curious, thoughtful, and fun to boot.

What do you like about working at ITHAKA?
Getting to develop and work on projects that are aligned with my values. It also doesn’t hurt that the benefits are great and office events come with delicious treats!

What’s one of your favorite benefits offered by ITHAKA?
Excellent health insurance at no additional cost – as a busy mom I’ve really gotten to appreciate it and rely on it.

What motivates you?
Making positive contributions to people’s lives and to society.