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

Katha Korgaonkar- Co-President

Katha is a fourth-year undergraduate bioinformatics student at UC San Diego minoring in computer science and psychology. She is the Co-President of 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 could have on kids. Apart from school, she enjoys photography, film, DIYS, and tennis

Jessica Fung - Co-president

Jessica is a fourth-year undergraduate student at UC San Diego studying Human Biology. She is the Co-President of 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 fifth-year undergraduate at UC San Diego 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.

Rebecca Hu - Vice President Marketing

Rebecca is in her fourth year at UC San Diego studying data science and political science. She became involved with Tritons for Sally Ride Science when she was looking for a way to make a positive change in her community, and decided to join because she feels it is important to fuel young students' curiosity about the natural world around us. With TSRS, Rebecca hopes to urge other UC San Diego students to help pave a path for future generations to get involved in STEM. In her free time, Rebecca enjoys reading and playing flag football.

Soha Khalid - Vice President Events

Soha is a third-year human biology major at UC San Diego. She enjoys traveling, writing, and complaining about parking at UCSD. This year, she hopes to teach science to cute little kids and put on a fun, informative Ignite Speaker event.

Former Tritons for Sally Ride Science

Executive Board 2018 - 2019

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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