• New Technology Development
  • Project Management and Commercialization of Ideas


  • Ph D, Information Science, University of Washington, 2017

Publications and Contributions


  • Info mediaries: How immigrant and refugee youth help others through information and technology (2013)
    i3 Conference: Information: Interactions and Impact, Robert Gordon University - Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • InfoMe @ teen design days: A multi-variable, design thinking approach to community development (2013)
    ICTD 2013: International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Development - Cape Town, South Africa
  • InfoMe: Forging new theory and methods to empower ethnic minority youth as info-mediaries (2013)
    CoLIS 8: Eighth International Conference on Conceptions of Library and Information Science - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Teen design days: Promoting youth civic engagement through design thinking (2013)
    McArthur Digital Media & Learning Conference - Chicago, IL
  • Using design thinking to empower ethnic minority immigrant youth in their roles as information and technology mediaries. Scholarship in action: data, innovation, wisdom (2013)
    iConference 2013 - Fort Worth, TX
  • Teen design days: lightning and enlightening (2012)
    75th Annual Conference of the American Society for Information Science & Technology, SIG USE Research Symposium - Baltimore, MD
  • Free Access to Computers and the Internet at Public Libraries: International Reflections on Outcomes & Methods (2009)
    Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIST) - Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Free access to computers and the Internet at public libraries: International reflections on outcomes and methods (2009)
    Annual Meeting, ASIS&T - American Society for Information Science & Technology - Vancouver, BC, Canada