Tasnuva Orchi

Senior Data AnalystInnovation, The Rockefeller Foundation

Tasnuva Orchi is a Senior Associate on the Data Science Team at The Rockefeller Foundation. With a background in data visualization, natural language processing, and statistical analysis, Tasnuva helps support the team’s analytics portfolio where she champions equitable and ethical data practices.

Her journey at The Rockefeller Foundation began as a Princeton Project 55 Fellow in 2019. She has since contributed to a diverse spectrum of projects. She aided in the implementation of Covid-19 Testing, performed analysis on Regenerative Agriculture practices, and pushed forward data disaggregation efforts.

Beyond her technical expertise, Tasnuva is a fervent advocate for women’s equality, especially for educational opportunities in South Asia. She brings to her role not only her professional skills, but also a deep commitment to social justice and empowerment.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Tasnuva worked at the United States Trade Representative’s Office, where she honed her skills in data analysis and policy assessment.

Tasnuva holds a BA from Princeton University and an MA from Columbia University.

Authored Content

  • Dec 22 2022
    Perspective The Power of a Decade: DataKind Celebrates 10 Years of Data Science for Good In 2012, Jake Porway had an idea. Coming from the tech world, he was curious about taking the skills he and his fellow data technicians were using every day and putting them towards social good. So, he wrote a quick email sharing his vision and asking if anyone would like to join him in harnessing […] Tasnuva Orchi
  • Nov 02 2022
    Perspective Mobilizing a Global Volunteer Network for Social Good Across the globe, over 20,000 highly experienced and exceptionally productive data scientists, AI engineers, designers, and thinkers make up the DataKind community. This base of pro bono volunteer experts is the organization’s heartbeat. In leading the Data for Good movement, the nonprofit’s focus on meaningful work has drawn hordes of professionals eager to spend their […] Tasnuva Orchi