I have volunteered my time with several organizations writing grants, holding events, fundraising and turning wrenches.

 

Earn-a-bike Coop: Board of Directors, Women's Wrench Night, 2014-Current

  • Started a program to advocate for women to become more proficient at bike maintenance and to inspire more women to ride
  • Mentored children from low-income communities to learn how to assemble bikes and ride safely
  • Hang out and fix old bikes!

 

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International Development Work

 

 

  • Engineers Without Borders- Alamo Professional Chapter: President, 2014
    • Lead a group of engineering professionals to fund and execute a trip to Bolivia to assess the need for clean water in several communities
Learning about Water Systems

Learning about Water Systems

Taking Measurements, E.Coli Buster Style

Taking Measurements, E.Coli Buster Style

 

 

 

  • Second Mile Water Insight Trip: Summer 2013
    • Travel with other students and visited several communities in the Jalapa Valley, Nicaragua to evaluate water and health needs

 

 

 

  • Trees, Water and People: Intern, Fall 2012
    • Wrote grants for tribal renewable energy projects and international biomass, health and energy programs
Hanging with Henry Red Cloud, Founder of Red Cloud Renewable Energy Center

Hanging with Henry Red Cloud, Founder of Red Cloud Renewable Energy Center