Our People

Our program is run by generous volunteers from the University of Maryland and beyond. Contact us if you would be interested in future event organization, speaking, or volunteering.

Konstantina Trivisa

Faculty Director

Prof. Trivisa is a joint professor of the Department of Mathematics and the Institute for Physical Science and Technology. She was also selected as ADVANCE Professor and Leadership Fellow at the University of Maryland for her work on issues of diversity and inclusion.

Cara Peters


Cara is a 5th year Applied Math graduate student. She is the University of Maryland Women in Mathematics club President. Cara co-organized the 2018 program and is excited for Girls Talk Math 2019 at the University of Maryland.

Sarah Burnett


Sarah is a 3rd year Applied Math graduate student. She has volunteered at UNC's Girls Talk Math and co-organized the 2018 UMD program. Sarah has done physics demonstrations for events promoting girls in science and has fun doing outreach.