Nancy Alima Ali is currently the Coordinator of Public Programs at the Center for Science Education at UC Berkeley's Space Sciences Lab. She has over 11 years of experience as an educator in both formal and informal settings. Before moving to California, Ms. Ali managed the Hokulani Imaginarium planetarium and served as the Science Education Manager at Bishop Museum in Hawaii. She developed and taught "ASTR 130: Intro to Archaeoastronomy" course for Windward Community College. Ms. Ali completed a Master of Education degree from Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, which focused on integrating astronomy and culture.