Departmental and University services: 2017 - Present: Officer for the Registered Student Organization: SARJE (Scientist Advocating for Representation, Justice and Equity). 2018-2019: Outreach officer for the Center for Neurotechnology (University of Washington). 2018-2019: Senator representing the Biology Department at the Graduate and Professional Students Senate of the University of Washington. 2018: Co-organizer of the Youtube channel BioPHilmD with series of videos designed to demystify the process for anyone interested in pursuing a graduate degree in Biology, in our program or anywhere else.Funded by UW OMAD, UW Biology and the BEACON center for education. 2017-2018: Member of the research committee, Biology Department. 2017: Member of the retreat committee (in charge of organizing the departmental retreat), Biology Department. 2016-2017: Faculty meeting graduate student note taker. 2016/2017/2018: Graduate student recruitment.
Others: 05/29/2019: Organizer of the CNT Ten Hundreds Word Competition. 05/16/2019: Presentation and activities around insect pollinators with 4th grade students at Sherwood Forest Elementary School (Bellevue, WA). 05/01/2019: Presentation on honeybee research for the Whidbey Island Beekeepers association (WA) 11/12/2018: Life Science Weekend at the Pacific Science Center (Seattle). Volunteer with UW neurosci. community outreach 09/18/2018: Bug Blast Day at the Burke Museum (Seattle), Volunteer with Scarabs 06/28/2018: Talk on history of bee's research. Beekeeping class, ESRM 491D, UW 02/22/2018: Talk on bio inspired technologies and honeybee's vision. Scarabs monthly meeting. 10/23/2017: Lab tour for Pre-Major in Astronomy Program at UW. 05/15/2017: Presentation and activities around insect pollinators with 3rd grade students at Villa Academy (Laurelhurst, Seattle). 02/28/2017: Oral presentation on honeybee learning and memory for the Puget Sound Beekeepers Association (PSBA, Seattle). 03/06/2017-2018-2019: Brain Awareness Week. Volunteer with UW neurosci. community outreach and the CNT