Daniela Larsen is a certified National Geographic Educator specializing in digital media and cultural diplomacy. As the Director of the Hutchings Museum Institute, she has created virtual reality experiences, 3D exhibitions, and digital knowledge banks for cultural preservation. Daniela has led expeditions to Everest Base Camp, Madagascar, Mongolia, and several other locations for educational and cultural exchange. She has implemented conservation projects in Utah, empowering participants to use technology for citizen science and impact in their local communities. She has created several online science and history programs for local schools, provided internships, and created several opportunities for municipalities to participate in conservation and geographic education. Daniela has experienced firsthand the power of technology in allowing diverse cultures and geographies to collaborate on identifying and solving our world’s issues together.