Alyssa is a junior studying public policy. Since she was born in the States, she has lived in South Korea, China, Australia, as well as the West Coast, making change an integral and necessary part of her life. With past legal and consulting experiences in international trade, she is interested in expanding her current economic focus on East Asia to include greater political diplomacy and security issues in the region.
Next semester, Alyssa will be in D.C. participating in the Penn in Washington Program. Besides her involvement in Penn Microfinance, she enjoys acting in the CSA Cultural Show and having intense discussions about gender with her friends.