Beth Barnes

12874133_1048807848512754_812479808_oBeth has been involved with effective altruism for around two years and started an EA society at her sixth-form college in Exeter. She gave a talk on EA at TEDxExeter last year. She was planning to study biology, but changed career plans based on 80,000 Hours’ advice and is now studying computer science at Cambridge, where she is on the committee of the 80,000 Hours society and is volunteering with the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk.