Varsha Krishnan is a student from Potomac, Maryland, studying nutrition at Case Western Reserve University. At CWRU, Varsha has many leadership positions within organizations that work to promote student wellness, to improve relationships between the campus and the surrounding community, and to support minority students in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. Varsha is interested in community nutrition programs and the concept of food as medicine. This summer, she hopes to gain insights from her peers and supervisors into the policy and implementation aspects of nutrition and food security programs, while she interns at Albertsons Companies Foundations.
Field placement: Albertsons Companies Foundation