Maigha received her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO in 2017 followed by a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow position at Clemson University Restoration Institute, Charleston, SC. She is currently serving as a Senior Engineer in the Relay and Protection Engineering department at Commonwealth Edison, Illinois, USA. In her current role she is working on developing simulation and analysis framework for assessing DER impacts on the distribution system. She is a member of IEEE-PES, Women in Engineering and IAS. Her research interests include DERs, smart inverters, EVs, microgrids, real-time simulations and hardware-in-loop testing.