Anais is a transplanted poofy haired Southern California native adapting to the Midwest. She is an aspiring future landscape architect with a passion for environmental design and community activism. She became passionate about tackling food insecurity and promoting healthy eating after realizing that food insecurity is a serious issue in low income communities throughout the country. Outside of work, she likes to explore and visit different urban parks and eat at different restaurants along the way. The best way to get to know a city is to walk through it after all. She is currently learning how to play the ukulele, trying to be more crafty, and trying to teach Pochongis the yorkie poo new tricks.