Thieny joined the Carnegie Foundation in 2015 as a post-baccalaureate fellow and then coordinator in External Offerings & Partnerships. Currently she serves as a project manager with the Project Management and Program Support team. In this role, she supports the management and coordination of the Foundation’s programs such as the Learning Lab, Higher Education Network, and Summit on Improvement in Education.
Previously, Thieny worked as the East Bay College Access Network program associate at the Marcus Foster Education Fund. Her interests include network initiation, educational equity, and collective impact. She holds a B.A. in communication and public service from the University of California, San Diego.