Naniette H. Coleman is a Ph.D. student in the Sociology Department at UC Berkeley and a 2016-2017 Graduate Division, Mentored Research Fellow. Her professional career has spanned state and federal government, as well as two international organizations, and a university. Her general research interests include sociology of organizations, sociology of culture, political sociology, and sociology of work. She is currently researching privacy, whistleblowers, and leakers. Naniette holds a Master of Public Administration with a specialization in Democracy, Politics, and Institutions from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and both an M.A. in Economics and a B.A. in Communication from the University at Buffalo, SUNY.