Elly Teitsworth

Data Scientist

Elly is passionate about putting her quantitative background to use for social good. After studying math and Arabic at Williams College, she translated articles for a women’s issues journal in Syria and taught mathematics and statistics at a small university in Somalia. She completed a master’s degree in economics for development at the Fletcher School at Tufts University and has written reports for an economic digest covering Syria. Some of her other jobs have included working as laborer for a traveling circus and riding a pedicab on the national mall.