Research & Writing Fellow

Carlisa is a social scientist who studies the messages sent to youth about how to navigate the world while Black. While she calls Atlanta home, Carlisa has lived in Los Angeles for the past four years but recently moved to the DMV area. When she’s not scouring academic research, you can find Carlisa fumbling around in the kitchen baking sweets or working off her consumption of said sweets in a yoga class. Carlisa received her BA from Spelman College, her MA from UCLA, and is currently earning her PhD in Education at UCLA.