Emilia Calma, President

Emilia Calma is a second year Master of Public Policy student from Oakland, CA. Emilia previously worked in healthcare, directed environmental campaigns, and worked on racial equity policy for DC City Council and Montgomery County. Emilia’s research interests include health equity, food and agricultural policy, and the sustainability challenges faced by urban centers. She holds a B.A. in Political Science and International Relations from Carleton College in Northfield, MN.



Lina Stolyar, Director of Health Policy Initiatives

Lina Stolyar is a second-year Master of Public Policy candidate at the McCourt School of Public Policy. Before coming to Washington DC, she lived and worked in Boston at a public health organization, Ariadne Labs, as an Administrative Coordinator and a Project Coordinator for the Primary Health Care team. She received her B.A. in Psychology from Tufts University.