With a degree in economics from Kenyon College, Palista previously worked at the Sonoma County Economic Development Board in CA. She has also been involved in managing a rural education project in Nepal.
B.A. in Economics, 2013
Activities: After graduation, worked in the field of economic research and analysis at the Sonoma County Economic Development Board, California. Also has been involved in managing a rural education project in Nepal that provides scholarships to deserving high school students.
Interests: Employing quantitative methods and computational tools to solve policy issues, especially in health and environment.