Sophia Swartz is an incoming graduate student at the UC Berkeley Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology. Her undergraduate research investigated the biogeography of a bacterial plant pathogen using confocal microscopy. With Anjika Pai, Sophia is co-founder of STEM Redefined (https://www.stemredefined.com/), an organization that aims to integrate diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) into STEM high school lesson plans using an interactive multimedia library of resources aligned with national science standards.