Tritons for Sally Ride Science

We are a group of undergraduates from UC San Diego hoping to excite young students about a career in science and broaden participation in STEM education. @tritonsforSRS

Kathryn Greenberg - Co-President

Kathryn is a fourth-year undergraduate student at UCSD majoring in Bioengineering with a Mechanical Engineering focus and she is the Co-President of Tritons for Sally Ride Science. She was a part of the founding class as the VP External and oversaw all events with the Sally Ride Science Foundation and undergraduate student involvement through events like the Sally Ride Science Research Vessel, Sally Ride STEAM series, and the first Ignite Talk: Pioneers in Innovation. In her new role, she is focusing on Library NExT workshops, STEAM outreach events with Kelly Elementary and planning the second Ignite Talk: Charting the Stars. Kathryn is interested in going into the cardiac field of bioengineering and hopes to innovate cardiac medical devices to help improve patient’s lives. Apart from academic responsibilities, she enjoys running and eating lots of good food.

Surabhi Kalyan - Co-President

Surabhi is a fourth-year undergraduate student at UCSD majoring in Bioengineering: Biosystems, and she is the Co-President of Tritons for Sally Ride Science. She was part of the founding class of TSRS and is so proud of the impact it has had on San Diego schools since its conception. Surabhi loves the application of engineering to medicine, and hopes to work in the medical device industry in the near future.  Apart from her coursework, Surabhi loves teaching (video game design with Scratch!), running, and making a mean mac and cheese.

Jessica Fung - Vice President Internal Affairs

Jessica is a third-year undergraduate student at UCSD studying Human Biology. She is the VP of Internal Affairs for Tritons for Sally Ride Science. Jessica joined TSRS because her own values aligned closely with those of TSRS; she is passionate about education and providing opportunities for others to find their own paths and reach their potential. Outside of TSRS, Jessica is an aspiring physician who loves teaching, mentoring, playing the piano, and enjoying nature with friends

Gisel Lopez - Vice President External Affairs

Gisel is a fourth-year undergraduate at UCSD majoring in Bioengineering. She is the VP External of Tritons for Sally Ride Science. Gisel got involved with TSRS because she is committed to mentoring and hopes sharing her own experiences will help and serve others. She is proud to be part of an organization that recognizes the importance of STEM outreach in underprivileged communities. Outside of school, Gisel enjoys a good boba run, hiking to places with a view, and spending time with her family.

Katha Korgaonkar - Vice President Events

Katha is a third-year undergraduate bioinformatics student at UCSD. She is the VP of Events for Tritons for Sally Ride Science. She joined TSRS because she admired their mission of getting underprivileged youth into STEAM and believed in the impact TSRS had on kids.  Apart from school, she enjoys photography, film, and tennis.

Rebecca Hu - Vice President Marketing

3rd Year, Major: Data Science, Minor: Political Science

Former Tritons for Sally Ride Science

Executive Board 2017 - 2018

  • President, Kristine Khieu
  • VP External, Kathryn Greenberg
  • VP Finance, Kalyani Kottilil
  • VP Internal, Anita Dev
  • VP Public Relations, Surabhi Kalyan

 

Executive Board 2016 - 2017

  • President, Kristine Khieu
  • VP External, Kathryn Greenberg
  • VP Finance, Katherine Pieri
  • VP Internal, Anita Dev
  • VP Public Relations, Surabhi Kalyan

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