Rupali Kotina is a undergraduate student at the University at Buffalo. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. Prior to enrolling at UB, Rupali attended the Manipal Institute of Technology in Manipal, India. Rupali began working in the Food Lab in April of 2018. Originally from Orissa, India, Rupali works closely with global project team in translation and data analysis. As a member of the Food Lab, she hopes to translate her skills in programming to create opportunities for technologically-inexperienced farmers, and research how technology can help farmers achieve food and financial security. Outside of work, Rupali enjoys reading books and traveling.