Lia Clark is a Student Assistant at the Institute specializing in web development and communication for the Othering & Belonging Conference. She's a first year Masters student in the Development Engineering program at the UC Blum Center for Developing Economies. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Engineering from Colorado State University and is primarily interested in nonprofit management and sustainable development practices in water resource management. She has prior experience as a nonprofit development and fundraising intern and project manager for international rural development water projects.