Tanya holds a BSc in geology and a BA in history, and has worked extensively in the public service sector. She has a strong interest in the intersection of people, science, and communication and believes that life is more fun in the messy middle of interdisciplinary work. She is currently working towards a Master’s degree centered around accessibility and representation in open data.
Tanya believes strongly in community building and in her free time volunteers for a number of causes. She’s also a runner, a knitter, and dreams up endless personal project ideas which keeps her on her toes.