Piyasa graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in business operations. Having interned at large news corporation throughout college, she knew it was an industry in which she was intensely interested. Piyasa moved through jobs with a few different companies before the passion of the people at CNN drew her to join the company.
As the woman who oversees upcoming and ongoing projects for CNN’s Politics Application, Piyasa’s days are often filled with many meetings. She works cross-departmentally with developers, editors, marketers, and designers to brainstorm story and feature ideas, as well as with company stakeholders to align goals and expectations across the board.