Mandy R. Lewis is a PhD candidate at the University of Ottawa’s SUNLAB. She received a BASc. degree in electrical engineering in 2015 and an MASc. degree in electrical engineering in 2020 from the University of Ottawa. From 2015 to 2018, she was a Systems Designer with Allen Vanguard in Ottawa, ON. Her research interests include high efficiency solar power and power-over-fiber applications. Mandy has been working with ANCWT as Communications officer since 2018 and works with the core team to organise the ANCWT cohorts.