Anastasia Bizyaeva is a graduate student in the Dynamical Control Systems Lab at Princeton University. She is interested in emergent complex phenomena in dynamical systems such as opinion consensus in networks, pattern formation, synchronization, and swarming. Her current research is focused on the modeling and control of nonlinear collective decision making processes. Beyond her academic pursuits, Anastasia is passionate about and actively participates in volunteer work aimed at broadening participation in STEM, making education more accessible, and inspiring future generations of scientists and engineers. Anastasia graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 2016 with a B.A. in Physics and a minor in Mechanical Engineering.