Quelani Penland

Associate Event Coordinator, Simons Institute, UC Berkeley

Quelani is an Associate Event Coordinator for the Simons Institute. She is a UC Berkeley Political Science alumni, and previously held event managing roles in both the Department of Music and the School of Optometry.  She also holds a master’s degree in Music from San Francisco State and continues to play violin with the Berkeley Symphony.  In her spare time she loves to travel, hike, cook and root for the Niners, Giants, and Warriors.