Jocelyn Roof is a senior at the University of Iowa studying sociology and political science. She is originally from Waterloo, IA, where her parents, brother, and 2 cats still reside. She has interned at the UI Public Policy Center in the Social and Education Policy program, founded the University of Iowa’s nonpartisan voter engagement organization called Hawk the Vote, and is a member of the University Lecture Committee. In the future she hopes to study public administration in graduate school and work in community and economic development somewhere in the Midwest, where she has always called home. In her free time, she enjoys biking and drinking coffee at local cafes.