Brittany Roden is a senior at Eastern Michigan University and graduates this December with a bachelor’s degree. Before Brittany attended EMU she received two associate degrees. One from Kalamazoo Valley Community College in art and new media and one from Washtenaw Community College in mathematics and natural science. Brittany is originally from Gobles Michigan and since she moved to Ypsilanti she has become involved with the community. She volunteers as a cat comforter at the Humane Society of Huron Valley and recently started working at Big Birthers Big Sisters in Ypsilanti. Brittany’s compassion for animals and the environment lead her to intern for ASI. She is interested in starting a career with a nonprofit organization that helps animals and the environment. Brittany is an artist in her spare time and loves drawing, painting, yoga, reading, walking outside, and spending time with her cat Felix.