About Me

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Currently a Computer Science student at Georgia Institute of Technology, specializing in Intelligence and People, working towards the goal to use Artificial Intelligence for the betterment of society. My passion for AI since middle school has motivated me to take coding classes through Stanford and MIT online programs, learning Python, Java, C++, and HTML, and advanced CS classes in high school.

Education

Georgia Institute of Technology

B.S. in Computer Science
Honors Program Scholar & Faculty Honors
August 2020 - May 2023
CS Courses: Objects and Design, Computer Organization and Programming, and Data Structures And Algorithms For Applications

Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology

High School Advanced Studies Diploma
August 2016 - May 2020
CS Courses: Artificial Intelligence, Parallel Computing, Computer Vision, and AP Computer Science

Work Experience

Microsoft
Bing Satori Team

Software Engineering Intern
May 2021 - Present
Directing user engagement on Bing searches by creating interactive collections of search-based entities using previous interactions

Google Computer Science Summer Institute

Google CSSI Scholar
July 2020
Enabled COVID-19 case visualization for users to compare cases in their area to other areas by developing a website using p5 and combined data from 4 APIs to display the relationship of case spikes and certain dates, allowing users to view data since February

Yext

Summer Software Engineer Intern
June 2020 - July 2020
Enhanced the user experience to attract attention for The UPS Store and State Government COVID-19 sites and increased site search relevancy by utilizing search engine optimization techniques with HTML, CSS, Soy Template, and JavaScript

US Naval Research Lab: Washington, DC

Summer Intern
June 2019 - August 2019
Title: Automatically Computing the Complexity of Graphs
Decreased complexity of charts for the target audience with suggestions and modifications created using the Highcharts JS library

US Naval Research Lab: Washington, DC

Summer Intern
July 2018 - August 2018
Title: Predicting Salient Features in Graphs
Improved the accuracy of a linear regression model on predicting the order of elements seen in bar charts over the cognitive model

Research Experience

Guaranteeing AI Robustness against Deception (GARD)

Georgia Institute of Technology - Polo Club of Data Science
October 2020 - Present
Defending against adversarial attacks on object detection models with Intel by extracting features from LSTM networks.

Skeletricks
Lead the project to create an interactive system for visualizing and deciphering adversarial attacks on human action recognition models to help enhance human understanding of attacks.

Magic Crop

Georgia Institute of Technology - Polo Club of Data Science
August 2020 - December 2020
Built a website that uses AI to automatically crop photos into headshots for social media and directories using HTML and JavaScript Recognized faces with face-api.js to crop the image input; over 300 active users including multiple colleges at Georgia Tech

Identifying Successful Embryos

Stanford Machine Learning Group & Stanford Medical
July 2019 - August 2019
Identified embryos that will lead to a pregnancy by predicting what it will look like in 5 minutes using the PredNet architecture

Classifying Knee MRIs

Stanford Machine Learning Group & Stanford Medical
July 2019 - August 2019
Classified knee abnormalities with MRIs of 100+ patients’ data by extracting features from axial, coronal, and sagittal knee MRIs

ART2

Harvard Medical School/Spaulding Research Institute
January 2018 - May 2020
Increased the walking gait speed of 12 patients with motor disability by creating an Augmented Reality, Microsoft HoloLens game

Awards

Outstanding Freshman Award Winner

April 2021
Georgia Tech College of Computing

HackGT Healthtech Fitness & Nutrition Track - 1st place winner

March 2021
HackGT


Faculty Honors

December 2020
Georgia Institute of Technology

HackGT 7.0 IBM: The Community Response to COVID-19 - 2nd place winner

October 2020
HackGT


HackGT 7.0 NewsQ for Social Good - 3rd place winner

October 2020
HackGT

Yext Grace Hopper Celebration 2020 Scholarship Recipient

July 2020
Yext


National AP Scholar

July 2020
College Board

NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Virginia Affiliate Winner

February 2020
National Center for Women & Information Technology


AP Scholar with Distinction

July 2019
College Board

National Honor Society

January 2019
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology


NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Virginia Affiliate Rising Star

January 2019
National Center for Women & Information Technology

MLH Best use of Google Cloud Platform

November 2018
HackBI


Best use of the Cisco Webex Teams API Weekly Challenge

November 2018
HackBI

National Spanish Exam (Level 1 & 2) Gold Medalist

April 2016 & April 2017
National Spanish Examinations (NSE)


Activities, Interests, and Clubs

Georgia Tech Student Government Association (SGA)

Joint Vice President of Information Technology
May 2021 - Present
As the Vice President of IT for both undergraduate and graduate SGA, I will be in charge of IT related decisions, projects, and initiatives, as well as representing SGA on various campus-wide committees. I will be managing the IT Board of 50+ members that is dedicated towards building and maintaining the technology infrastructure on campus.

Georgia Tech Student Computer Ownership (SCO) Committee

Member
February 2021 - Present
Creating guidelines for hardware and software standards for students and making recommendations to faculty regarding SCO policy

Georgia Tech Technology Fee Committee

Undergraduate Representative
February 2021 - Present
Reviewing proposals submitted by faculty and allocating over a million dollar budget for campus-wide tech related improvements

Georgia Tech SGA IT Board

Communications Team Lead
July 2020 - April 2021
Data Ethics Committee – working with the Dean of the College of Computing to integrate data ethics into the curricula of CS classes and creating policies for student organizations to protect student data
Communications – working on a campus-wide initiative to poll students to gauge their opinions on campus policies in an organized manner

Georgia Tech Alpha Kappa Psi Epsilon Sigma

Creative & Brotherhood Director
August 2020 - Present
With the core values of Brotherhood, Unity, Service, Integrity, and Knowledge, Alpha Kappa Psi is Georgia Tech's Premier Co-ed Business Fraternity

Georgia Tech Women at the College of Computing

Member
August 2020 - Present
Women at the College of Computing is a platform to connect like-minded females

TJHSST SGA & Class Council

Elected Class Senator
December 2016 - May 2020
Liaison between class council & SGA: improved mental health awareness among students, talked to concerned students/parents, and organized events like canned food drives and pi-milers.

TJHSST CyberPatriot Club

Co-founder & Co-President
November 2018 - May 2020
Started club at TJHSST to promote cyber security by teaching and preparing teams to excel in the national level, CyberPatriot competition. Competed since 2015 and reached semi-finals and reached the top 50 out of 3500+ teams.

HackTJ Organizing Committee

Director of Social Media and Workshops
August 2018 - May 2020
Maintained social media pages, organized workshops, and secured sponsorships for the largest high school hackathon.

TJHSST Lincoln Douglas Debate Team

Varsity Member
September 2016 - June 2018
One of the youngest members from my school to reach to the varsity level in my freshman year. Competed and placed in various debate tournaments, including reaching to octofinals at the University of Pennsylvania National Debate Tournament.

Volunteer Work

Middle School Math Coach
October 2018 – December 2020
Volunteered and taught middle school students to engage them in the club and prepare them for the MathCounts and 24 competitions.

Volunteer Work

TJHSST Techstravaganza
April 2018, April 2019
I volunteered at an annual event at my high school where we led elementary and middle school kids in fun and hands on experiments.

Basketball

I love playing basketball for fun on a nice and sunny day out!