hi 👋🏼 my name is malina tran and i am based in los angeles, california. currently, i am a:

💻 software engineer at nava pbc, where i build software to make government services accessible and effective

✏️ writing fellow at sentient media, where i write stories about animal welfare, activism, culture, and identity

💕 my passion: supporting and cultivating diverse, equitable, and sustainable communities

✨ my interests: all things urban planning, veganism, literature, marie kondo, and self-care

✌🏼 my life motto: do the most good, do the least harm, and do the right thing