Danya is the founder of Arq, a lifestyle brand and community that helps anyone connect with Judaism in a relevant, inclusive, and convenient way. Arq's original content and meaningful experiences support people in their personal and spiritual exploration using Jewish wisdom, culture, and rituals. Danya is an On Being Fellow. Previously, she created the marketing and community functions at Spark Capital, a leading venture capital firm that takes risks on exceptional founders and the products they design. Prior to that, Danya was a founding employee and leader of culture and community at Skillshare, a learning platform with online classes taught by the world's best practitioners, and fought for educational equality as a director of recruitment at Teach For America, a national corps of leaders who commit to teaching in low-income schools and work to increase their students' opportunities in life. Danya is a connector who aims to build and strengthen communities, create greater access for more people, communicate with transparency, and promote learning through sharing.