About Zoey

With experience in both the private and public sectors, Zoey England is currently the Chief of Staff at the Werth Institute.  Passionate about social and creative entrepreneurship as a catalyst for change, Zoey is also a published journalist, covering topics related to climate change and community well-being.


In her free time, Zoey likes to relax with her dog, whom she is training to become therapy certified. She is an award-winning cellist and nature photographer, with her favorite subjects being honeybees and migratory butterflies. You can oftentimes find Zoey reading, practicing a new language, listening to a podcast, or attempting to craft the perfect macaron.

A proud Husky, Zoey graduated from the University of Connecticut with an individualized B.A. in Population Health, Disease, & Policy.

I am Founder of:


PhyMap provides technologically independent epidemiological disease mapping for resource-sparce communities using the innate capabilities of a biological avatar 

Innovation Conversations

Through a collaboration between The Werth Institute and the UConn Foundation, Innovation Conversations is a speaker platform providing opportunities for current UConn students to share their ideas, stories, and experiences with senior-level executives and industry leaders