Sierra Mitchell

Program and Recruitment Assistant

Sierra joined MITES (formerly the OEOP) in June 2022. As the Program and Recruitment Assistant, she supports recruitment, admissions, staffing, and planning for all MITES programs. She believes in the transformative power of MITES’ mission, and is passionate about supporting students’ enthusiasm for STEM fields in an environment that fosters their learning and growth.

Prior to joining the MITES team, Sierra worked as an Events Assistant for MIT’s Office of the President, helping to plan events and create spaces for faculty, students, and alumni to share their passion for science and engineering. Previously, she worked for three years as a Guest Services Staff member for The Bowery Presents, providing memorable live-music experiences for people in and around Boston.

Sierra holds a BA in Sociology from Harvard University. In her free time, she loves to cook for her friends, watch movies, and see her favorite indie pop bands perform.