As Global Startup Competition Manager, Dalychia recruits and supports entrepreneurs through Arch Grants’ competition process. Originally from Houston, TX, Dalychia came to St. Louis to pursue her Masters in Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis. Before coming to Arch Grants, Dalychia consulted with nonprofits to manage events, conduct research projects, and to design innovative interventions. Dalychia is engaged in several community projects around race and social and economic development. Dalychia’s favorite area of St. Louis is Cherokee Street, because of its cultural and creative energy.