Photo by Joyce Suh

leadership Roles

| Awards + Recognition

CSQ Magazine’s 40 and Under List    |  2018
Named a disruptor in art, culture, and philanthropy by CSQ Magazine

WIRED    |  2017
Highlighting a design research project that studied the constituent correspondence process at the Congressional level

| Committee Member

Korean American Community Foundation   New York, NY  |  2019 - Present
Community Grants Committee

Restorative Justice Initiative   New York, NY  |  2018 - Present
Board member

Delegate Robbyn Lewis   Baltimore, MD  |  2017
Member of scholarship review committee for Maryland's 46th legislative district

The Durfee Foundation   Los Angeles, CA  |  2012 – 2015
Member of review committee for high school fellowship program, Ignite LA

Youth Speak Collective (YSC)   Pacoima, CA  |  2012 – 2014
Advisory council member

Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy   Los Angeles, CA  |  2011 – 2014
Founder of first-ever mentorship program; Co-Chair of L.A. Chapter

| Educator

NYU, Wagner Graduate School of Public Service  New York, NY  |  2018 - Present
Adjunct Assistant Professor of public service

Pratt Institute  Brooklyn, NY  |  2018 - 2019
Visiting Assistant Professor for graduate design program

Center for Asian Pacific American Women  Seattle, WA  |  2017
Instructor for human-centered design and social justice module

General Assembly   Washington, DC  |  2017
Visiting Instructor for design-thinking module

Maryland Institute College of Art   Baltimore, MD  |  2015
Graduate teaching assistant to Professor Mina Cheon for undergraduate course

Art Center College of Design   Pasadena, CA  |  2013 – 2014
Advisor & Adjunct Faculty

| Panelist

School of Visual Arts (SVA)   New York, NY  |  2016
Guest critic for a graduate level class - human-centered design in local government

UNLeaded   Washington, DC  |  2016
Panelist on Human-Centered Design Strategies in Government discussion

University of Southern California   Los Angeles, CA  |  2015
Judge for annual nonprofit briefing challenge