Current QSIDE Fellows

QSIDE Fellows are a diverse group of individuals working together to achieve QSIDE’s mission.

Kendall Clark

QSIDE Fellow, Fall 2020Kendall Clark is a sophomore at Northwestern University, studying under the Brady Scholars Program of Ethics and Civic Life. With a background in mathematical research and a passion for social justice, she is one of QSIDE’s Data Analysis, Visualization, and Storytelling interns. Throughout her high school career at the Park School of Baltimore, she dedicated her time to organizing outings as co-captain of the Community Service team, as well as leading discussions and developing workshops for the school’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. For the past seven months, Kendall has served as the president of Northwestern’s Humanities Residential College at Chapin Hall. She seeks to cultivate inclusion and community in each of her pursuits— this, combined with her analytical outlook, is what led her to QSIDE.

Isabel Fields

QSIDE Fellow, Fall 2020

Isabel Fields (she/her) is a Senior at Smith College majoring in Women and Gender Studies and minoring in Economics. She is passionate about the economics and quantitative side behind social justice, gender equity, LGBTQ+ rights, and disability. She has previously worked at Nike as a Social & Community Impact intern, Human Rights Watch, the United Nations Foundation, Planned Parenthood, and Iron Mountain.

Shivani Mendiratta

QSIDE Fellow, Fall 2020

Shivani Mendiratta is a freshman at Brown University pursuing a degree in Applied Mathematics. She is a Data Analysis intern on the QSIDE Research team. Shivani is passionate about using statistics to further social action and growth. Specifically, her interests lie in the use of mathematics to solve questions of genetics, bias, and neurodivergence. In her free time, Shivani enjoys playing music and cooking.

Mackenzie McIntyre

QSIDE Fellow, Fall 2020

Mackenzie McIntyre (she, her, hers) comes to QSIDE as the Data Storytelling & Visualization intern. She is a budding journalist, a passionate activist, and a trained scientist. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 2016 with degrees in International Human Rights and Environment Sustainability Science. Before pursuing her MPH at the Boston University School of Public Health, she traveled for two years as a Bonderman Fellow, exploring the impact of globalization on health equity, cultural imperialism, and community identity. She has partnered with organizations such as the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Boston Housing Authority, and Supreme Sanitary Pads, Malawi. Currently, she is working with the COVID Response Corps to create a predictive model for COVID-19 vaccine distribution in prisons, jails, and ICE detention centers.

Ethan Siau

QSIDE Fellow, Fall 2020

Ethan Siau is a junior at Northwestern University, majoring in Music and Economics. He intends to leverage his experiences from this internship to contribute to a more diverse and equitable workspace as he pursues a career in business and finance. Outside of work, he enjoys drumming and playing poker.

Haley Taylor

QSIDE Fellow, Fall 2020

Haley Taylor (she/her/hers) has just joined QSIDE as the non profit development intern! Hailing from the Bronx, she is a current senior at Colgate University, double majoring in educational studies and psychology. At her school, she enjoys working with other students through student organizations, the Cultural Center, orientation, and the Office of Admission. Haley joined us at QSIDE because she believes that data is a powerful way to name and address systemic issues. She hopes that the work QSIDE does can be used to support and amplify what people have been saying for decades: that we need change.

Past QSIDE Fellows