Katreena Thomas is a Ph.D. student at Arizona State University in the Engineering Education Systems and Design Doctoral program and the Human Systems Engineering Master’s program. She is a member of the Shifting Perceptions, Attitudes, and Cultures in Engineering (SPACE) Lab group and her research interests include broadening participation in engineering, engineering leadership and graduate student experiences in engineering. She received her B.S. in Industrial Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh and worked in industry within operations as a manager before pursuing her graduate studies. When she’s not in a Zumba class, she practices her skills on the 1s and 2s in front of a live audience of her kitties, Gin and Juice.