Raffi Pontes

Raffi Pontes (she/her), is very excited to be joining the HaSET team. Currently, Raffi is pursuing a Master of Public Health in Social and Behavioral Sciences, with a concentration in Maternal and Child Health, at the Harvard T.H Chan School. She is passionate about learning how social and environmental structures affect health outcomes, particularly for women and children in low-resourced settings. Prior to joining the HaSET team, Raffi worked as a Registered Nurse at Fenway Community Health Center and participated in AmeriCorps, providing college access programming to middle and high school students. In her free time, Raffi enjoys teaching dance, hiking, and traveling to new places.