Tenzin is passionate about diversity and inclusion, access to education, and economic opportunities for first-generation and low-income communities.
Influenced by her experience of being born in a Tibetan refugee community in India and growing up in the city of Minneapolis, Tenzin started out her career in the nonprofit sector. She has worked in various education, community development, and professional development programs. Following her interest in cross-sector impact, Tenzin recently transitioned to the Yelp headquarter in San Francisco and works in the engineering recruiting department as Technical Recruiting Coordinator. Tenzin is also an active member of Color Coded, a Yelp employee resource group for underrepresented engineers of color.
In her spare time, you can find Tenzin organizing a community event, taking a class at City College, dancing Salsa, or hiking outdoors.