May Nemat Allah is a 4th-year student at the University of Waterloo studying Arts and Business with a specialization in Theatre and Performance. After studying theatre for the past eight years, May fell in love with stage, production, and festival management. She is interested in theatre's inimitable ability to entertain and provoke thought and action within various communities. May aspires to support the production of pieces that utilize theatre’s dual ability in an impactful way to promote positive change within ourselves and our communities. May is currently working as a Research Assistant in research communications and knowledge mobilization for qcollaborative. May will be supporting the intersectional feminist design research lab’s projects and its exploration of the positive social impacts that academic research can have.