New Chapter Development Coord.
Priya is a second year Ph.D. student at Carnegie Mellon University, pursuing a degree in computer science and public policy. She is particularly interested in the intersections between energy, climate change, poverty, social justice, and machine learning. Previously, Priya was a Thomas J. Watson Fellow, traveling to five countries over the course of one year to conduct interviews about "Smart Grids" (intelligent energy networks). She first became involved with ESW as an undergrad at Harvey Mudd College and was excited to join ESW HQ shortly after graduating. Her hobbies include traveling, singing, playing soccer, and writing poetry.