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Reema is an incoming Masters student in the Technology Management Program, who just graduated from UCSB with degrees in Communication and Global Studies! Reema is passionate about accessibility to and diversity within cybersecurity, which is why she decided to start a WiCyS chapter here at UCSB! She’s particularly interested in the intersections of cyberlaw and policy, intergroup conflict, and consumer privacy advocacy! Her passion for cybersecurity was first cultivated during an internship with the International Telecommunication Union, the UN agency for ICTs in Geneva, Switzerland 🇺🇳. In her free time, you can find her on a hike in the mountains ⛰, at the beach listening to a good audiobook 🏝, or traveling the world 🗺
Fun fact: Reema has been a registered yoga teacher since she was in high school!

Reema is an incoming Masters student in the Technology Management Program, who just graduated from UCSB with degrees in Communication and Global Studies! Reema is passionate about accessibility to and diversity within cybersecurity, which is why she decided to start a WiCyS chapter here at UCSB! She’s particularly interested in the intersections of cyberlaw and policy, intergroup conflict, and consumer privacy advocacy! Her passion for cybersecurity was first cultivated during an internship with the International Telecommunication Union, the UN agency for ICTs in Geneva, Switzerland 🇺🇳. In her free time, you can find her on a hike in the mountains ⛰, at the beach listening to a good audiobook 🏝, or traveling the world 🗺 (when there’s not a global pandemic, of course)!
Fun fact: Reema has been a registered yoga teacher since she was in high school!

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Kirti is a 4th year communication major who is also currently applying to different cyber security programs for further education. She joined WiCyS because she takes immense interest in online security and believes that there should be more women in the field and the tech industry in general. Her interest for cyber security started when she took part in the National Youth Competition CYBERPATRIOT a few years ago. In her free time, she likes to paint, try different cuisines and exercise.
Fun Fact: Kirti is obsessed with learning about various skincare ingredients, the science behind them and trying out new products 😊.

Kirti is a 4th-year communication major who is also currently applying to different cyber security programs for further education. She joined WiCyS because she takes immense interest in online security and believes that there should be more women in the field and the tech industry in general. Her interest in cybersecurity started when she took part in the National Youth Competition CYBERPATRIOT a few years ago. In her free time, she likes to paint, try different cuisines and exercise.

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Fun Fact: Kirti is obsessed with learning about various skincare ingredients, the science behind them, and trying out new products 😊.

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Erica is a third-year history major who will be graduating this upcoming spring. She joined WiCyS to learn more about cybersecurity best practices and the intersection between law and cybersecurity. Erica is passionate about the policy surrounding cybersecurity and its impacts on people throughout the world. She is currently working on the creation of a club cyberlaw blog to document critical cybersecurity court cases of the past and present. In her free time, Erica can be found watching Jeopardy, obsessing over One Direction, or adventuring in the outdoors 🏞.
😊Fun Fact😊: Erica loves to snowboard and has been doing it since she was a little kid. 🏂❄

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Katelyn is a third-year Computer Science major 🖥 who joined WiCyS due to her interest in cybersecurity and desire to help build a community of women who encourage each other to grow in a field that can feel male-dominated. Her interest in cybersecurity has grown through attending hackathons as well as the panel organized by WiCyS featuring many women in the field. In her free time, Katelyn likes to play volleyball 🏐, get food 🌯, or play card games 🃏.
😊Fun Fact😊: Katelyn not only enjoys coding, but likes building things as well. In fact, she was the fabrication officer of her high school robotics team for two years!

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Bisman is a Computer Science major who aspires to create technology that empowers women. Her interest in ending domestic violence and desire to help women fight online stalking lead her to join Women in CyberSecurity.

In her free time, she enjoys reading, learning about psychology and human nature, and cooking up natural skincare remedies from ingredients laying around in her kitchen. 

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Sara is a first-year mathematical science major. She joined WiCyS to learn more about computers and understand the technology behind cybersecurity. Her interest in cybersecurity stems from her passion for computer science. In her free time, Sara enjoys hiking 🥾, trying different foods 🥙, and binging tv shows 🖥.

😊Fun fact😊: Sara collects shot glasses and owns over a hundred of them 🥃🥃🥃.

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Jasleen is an upcoming senior studying Communication. She is planning on attending law schools after earning her bachelors here 🎓. Jasleen is passionate about immigration law and aspires to work in that field one day. She joined WiCyS chapter due to her interest in women-led organizations and cybersecurity. In her free time, Jasleen likes going to the beach 🏖, cooking different meals 🥘, watching Netflix 🖥, and playing games 🎮.

😊Fun Fact😊: Jasleen has rewatched The Office 7 times 📺.

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Quyen is a freshman planning to major in Economics and Accounting. She joined WiCyS due to her interest in the role of cybersecurity in businesses. In her free time, she enjoys going on runs, painting, and practicing pieces on the guitar.