A graduate from Carnegie Mellon University, Tina Goparaju has a combined major in Ethics, History & Public Policy and Fine Arts. While at CMU, Tina served with Start on Success, a community project in partnership with Pittsburgh Public Schools. In this role she used intersubjective mentorship methodology to mentor high school students with divergent learning abilities and to lead student-centered workshops. This project speaks to Tina’s passion for education, arts, social services, health, and community development, just to name a few. Tina’s hobbies include drawing, crocheting, sewing, and reading works of fiction and cultural theory. Tina was a part of the South Hilltop cohort and served at the Green Building Alliance.