Raquell Holmes
Raquell M Holmes, Ph.D., founder and director of improvscience, is a pioneer in the use of improvisation and performance to build inclusive, developmental scientific communities. She was a member of the inaugural Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing committee and brings the inclusive community building philosophy of Tapia to culture change efforts in her Uncomfortable Independent Conversations (UIC). Dr. Holmes’ improvisational performance approach invites people to work together in ways that transform experiences of race, class and gender.
Professional Development