I hold a PhD in Sociology from the University of Toronto where I produced work at the intersections of health, gender and culture. I also completed my Master's and Bachelor's degrees in Sociology at the University of Toronto.

I have taught the following courses at the University of Toronto, in the department of Sociology: Cultural Sociology, Women and Work, Canadian Foodways, Critical Obesity Studies, Sociology of Health and Illness, Women and Work, and Gender and Care.

I am the former Research Operations and Organizational Learning lead at the University of Toronto's Innovation Hub, a project that uses a human-centered design approach to improve the student experience.

I hold a Leadership Essentials certificate from the University of Toronto and design-thinking facilitation certification from Acumen+/IDEO. Using my my leadership, teaching and Sociology background, I work as a consultant teaching leadership through community-engagement using a design-thinking method.