Tasha Arvanitis is involved in the development of improved force fields for biomolecular simulation. She holds a B.S. in physics from Harvey Mudd College. During her senior year at Harvey Mudd, Tasha worked with a small team of students to design and prototype an alignment system for dynamic transmission electron microscopes. She has also interned at Fermilab and at Yelp as a software engineer. Tasha was captain and coach of her college Ultimate Frisbee team and was a member of the USA Junior Women's team. In her free time, she enjoys reading about the Renaissance, repairing bikes, and spending time in the mountains.