Vanya Tsvetkova is a community programming lead on the 502 Project led by the University of South Florida. In her role, she is looking to advance events and educational programming to facilitate community development, while working to better understand the role of communities of practice in the development of cybersecurity expertise.
Vanya is also an adjunct instructor in journalism at The University of Tampa. She is a USF alumna holding a bachelor’s in broadcast production and a master’s in digital journalism and design. Currently, Vanya is working on a doctorate at USF in curriculum and instruction with a specialization in instructional technology.