Ankita Mansharamani graduated from Bharati Vidyapeeth University, India, with a degree in architecture. She completed her masters in Architecture at the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign in 2019. Her interests lie in architectural research and management – how buildings affect humans and vice versa. She has previously worked on research projects in architecture in school and at her job in India. She wants to work as an analyst at a research and solution based architectural firm. She believes being at NCPRE and learning about ethics in research helped her achieve that goal.