Our Team

March for Science New York City is a non-partisan platform formed by the greater scientific community. We are a volunteer network of scientists and advocates dedicated to championing science for the common good.

Ingrid J.Paredes, Ph.D.

Co-chair

she/her

Chemical Engineer, Engineering Educator

Tiffany Kilfeather

Programming Co-Director

she/her

Genomics Lab Manager, Science Outreach Advocate

Emily Ivey, MS

Communications Director

she/her

Microbiology and Immunology Doctorate, Social Media Activist

Gianna White

Operations Director

she/her

Sustainable Systems Researcher, Climate Justice Advocate

Tiara Ahmad, Ph.D.

GOTV Coordinator

she/her

Pathobiology Doctorate, STEMinist

Joshua Acklin, Ph.D.

Co-chair

he/him

Viral Immunologist, vaccine specialist

Alyssa Shearer, MS

Programming Co-Director

she/her

Biomedical Researcher, Education & Policy Enthusiast

Danica Sapit

Creative Director

she/they

Software Engineer, STEAM Advocate & Artivist

Omar Gowayed, Ph.D.

Treasurer

he/him

Materials Scientist, Urban Farmer, Protest Organizer