Jessica Underwood Varma is the Education Associate for Costumed Interpretation at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum, and a workshop facilitator-coach for United Global Shift, a not-for-profit dedicated to training leaders (and aspiring leaders) involved in projects that focus on sustainable change in the community, government, and workplace. An actress and singer, she holds a B.F.A. in Drama from NYU/Tisch School of the Arts.