Candice (Candi) Quandt is a first year graduate student in the Urban and Regional Planning program. She is originally from southeastern Minnesota and came to Wisconsin to continue her education. After receiving her bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin – River Falls in conservation and environmental planning with a minor in geography, Candice moved to Madison for new opportunities. She currently works for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) doing GIS, administrative review of technical documents, records management, and web design. Candice’s education interests include sustainability, community engagement and decision making, and accessibility. In her free time, she enjoys visiting caves, hiking, baking, and showering her 2 cats with love.