Ria joins the Athena team after graduating from the University of Notre Dame, where she received a B.A. in Visual Communications Design. It was through her studies that she discovered her passion and knack for articulating information in creative ways. Ria leveraged these traits at internships for several marketing and communications firms. During these experiences, she supported website and print design, brand identity creation, social media management, and presentation creation.
Ria hails from Atlanta, where she grew up with a trio of brothers who instilled in her an obsession for all things sports. In her free time, Ria enjoys traveling the world, diving into a good book, and cheering on her beloved Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team.