Civic Engagement Fellow
Alyssa supports the Duke Office of Civic Engagement team in community and campus partnership projects. They recently earned their Master of Science in Biochemistry from Duke University. During their graduate tenure, Alyssa served as President of the Graduate and Professional Student Government and worked with the Duke-Durham Neighborhood Partnerships team of Durham Community Affairs.
Alyssa enjoys writing, crafting beautiful images and doing work that empowers communities. They are an avid vegetable gardener – a practice that celebrates science, the environment, and food for all. When the weather is warm, Alyssa enjoys taking their kayak out to the beautiful North Carolina waterways.