Trina joined HRDAG in the summer of 2019 as a Human Rights Intern, primarily wrangling data to make them usable for a variety of HRDAG projects. The projects she supported at HRDAG include the modeling of the locations of hidden graves in Mexico, the enumeration of people who died in the Sri Lanka civil war, and an estimation model of deaths to aid in El Salvador war crime trials.

She is an organizer, community builder, restorative justice facilitator, and graduate student at University of Chicago’s Harris School of Public Policy. She is also a fellow of the Invisible Institute, a fellow of the Pearson Institute for the Study and Resolution of Global Conflicts at University of Chicago, and a fellow of the Pozen Family Center for Human Rights at University of Chicago.

She graduated from Colorado College with a degree in Hispanic studies and a minor in feminist and gender studies.

You can listen to Trina on this 2019 episode of AirGo Radio.

Trina is on LinkedIn. Trina’s 2019 reflection: Data Science for Real World Problems.

Our work has been used by truth commissions, international criminal tribunals, and non-governmental human rights organizations. We have worked with partners on projects on five continents.