Aarushi Sahejpal (any pronouns) is a data engineer and master’s student in Data Science at American University.
Most recently, Sahejpal was concurrently an intern at The Accountability Project at IRW and a data reporter at Reveal and the Center for Investigative Reporting. Between 2020–2021, Sahejpal helped build the COVID Tracking Project at The Atlantic and served as the Deputy Lead for Long Term Care. They graduated with a B.S. in Data Science and International Studies from American University.
Sahejpal is incredibly passionate about increasing accessibility to public data and telling equitable stories. When not coding, they are skateboarding, playing chess, or drinking lots of coffee.