In her role as Senior Associate, Vi plays a critical role in a variety of existing and new initiatives within ICIC. They include managing recruitment for Inner City 100, spearheading organization-wide continuous improvement efforts, and supporting the organization’s transition to Salesforce and undertaking of special projects. Prior this position, she led recruitment for Inner City Capital Connections cohorts in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania and data collection and analysis for that program.
Before joining ICIC in 2018, Vi interned at Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, an organization that promotes effective and sustainable philanthropy. There she participated in a research project on inequitable public school funding and the achievement gap. As part of her academic training, Vi studied abroad in Havana and conducted research on the fraught relationship between health and politics in Cuba.
Vi holds a B.A. in International Relations and Latin American & Caribbean Studies with honors from Brown University. She sits on the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce’s City Awake Advisory Board and the Boston QuestBridge Alumni Chapter’s Executive Board.