Jenine Kotob is an architectural designer with Quinn Evans Architects (QEA) in Washington, D.C. At QEA, Jenine assisted in the design of several DC schools, including Van Ness Elementary and Marie H. Reed Community Learning Center. She holds a Master of Science in Architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and a Bachelor of Architecture from Virginia Tech University. At MIT, Jenine researched building technology efficiency of public schools in Cambodia, schools in crisis areas and refugee camps in the Middle East, university campus design in developing countries, and environmental literacy through education and participatory development throughout the United States. Her undergraduate thesis explored interfaith community spaces and opportunities to combat xenophobia. She serves on several boards with non-profit organizations in the Greater D.C. area and nation-wide, which requires her to consistently work as a community organizer.