I'm a law student at UC Berkeley working on digital self-representation.
I'm a queer/trans mixed-race person of color.
I'm here for you.
The Sword | Pre-Production
The inescapable feeling of paranoia from past trauma and constant-connectedness.
Pizza Roles | August 2017
Inspired by my experience in the corporate diversity cult of glossy marketing photographs, I wrote the script, co-directed, and starred.
You've Got Tail | September 2016
An erotic short touring internationally, most recently at Frameline (largest queer film festival in the world). I underwrote and acted in the film.
Othello Quartz Festival | July 2016
Community art festival in South Seattle funded by 'Arts in The Park' grant from the city. I helped plan the layout and screen artist applicants.
Erasure | November 2015
I collaborated on decay-rebirth themed visuals synced to live music.
Gay City Open Mic | October 2015, January 2016
I facilitated an open mic with Gay City (an STD testing non-profit that also hosts art shows) to make a space for new queer/trans voices.
QTONE | September 2015
Shorts festival focused on queer filmmakers of color. We screened to 200 people and were picked up by Three Dollar Bill Cinema's TWIST festival.
Law School Delegate | September 2019 - (May 2020)
Sexual Orientation and Gender Advocacy Director | July 2019 - (May 2020)
Lead student coordinator for Berkeley’s graduate queer/trans community through policy advocacy, student engagement, and direct action.
Vice President of Internal Affairs | August 2019 – (May 2020)
Summer Vice President | May 2019 – August 2019
Board Representative from Hillegass-Parker House | May 2019 – (May 2020)
I was elected to the board of my house’s managing non-profit. I’ll be serving as the head policy wonk for our 1.2k housed students.
Co-Lead | September 2019 – (August 2020)
Member | September 2018 – (August 2020)
I joined this advocacy group to build community solidarity and assist in updated sexual-harassment and data-gathering policy implementation.
Interim Executive Director | February 2018 – May 2018
Board of Directors | January 2017 – May 2018
I assisted in fundraising for this LGBTQ film organization. I managed the staff while a hiring search was run for a new executive director.
Co-Founder | January 2019 - (May 2020)
Provided direct service, data analysis, and research as part of a student legal service project serving Berkeley Law and the larger Bay Area.
Intern | May 2019 - August 2019
Worked at the clean slate practice to remove barriers to civic life generated by the justice system. Investigated a misdemeanor diversion racket operated by the Alameda County District Attorney.
Field Placement | August 2019 – (December 2019)
Technical Consultant | May 2018 – August 2018
I established initial tooling for the founding of the digital service branch. I’ll be working with the Center for Families on their self-help services.
Seattle Diversity Coordinator | January 2015 – April 2016
I founded this position to advocate for underrepresented groups in technology by organizing social, recruitment, and educational events.
Software Engineer | July 2013 – March 2017
I worked on malicious-website detection, Oculus VR multiplayer platform, custom gender, and developer tools.