Inspiring the next
generation of scientists and
engineers

My outreach and service efforts focus on stories, knowledge & experiences in engineering & human factors as a Brazilian woman. I leverage my experiences to engage with Latinx and minoritized populations to reimagine how we design and build new futures.   

leadership & service

  • Graduate Ambassador. College of Engineering, Virginia Tech  (Present)

  • Student Leader at the Technical Operations board.  Institute of Industrial and System Engineers, IISE (Present)

  • Vice President. Women In Industrial Engineering (WISE). Virginia Tech (Present)

  • Undergraduate Liaison. Human Factors & Ergonomics Society. Virginia Tech (2019-Present)

  • Graduate Student Delegate. Graduate Program Committee. Virginia Tech (2020-Present)

  • Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Accessibility Chair: International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality, ISMAR (2021)

  • Graduate Liaison. Alpha Pi Mu. Virginia Tech (2019-2021)

  • Graduate Liaison. Institute of Industrial Engineers. Virginia Tech (2019-2020)

  • Social Media Coordinator. Latin American and Iberian Graduate Students Association. Virginia Tech (2019-2020)

  • Secretary. Women in Transportation. Virginia Tech (2018-2020)

  • ISE Student Delegate. Graduate Student Assembly. Virginia Tech (2018-2019)

  • Southeast Regional Coordinator. Brazilian Institute of Industrial Engineering (2014)

  • Minas Gerais State Student Delegate. Brazilian Institute of Industrial Engineering (2013-2014)

  • Public Relations. Minas Gerais State Division of Industrial Engineering (2013 - 2014)