Arianna Neuenkirk is a graduate student in the MSW program at USC. She was born and raised on a military base in Northern California. Ari has a bachelor’s degree in communications from Sonoma State University and is currently living in Northern California. Since receiving her undergraduate degree, Ari has worked in graphic design, digital marketing, recruitment, and program development. She has a passion for holistic wellness and believes in the healing power of a mind, body, spirit connection. Ari is interested in macro level social work specifically related to community and corporate programming, legislative advocacy, and social justice. In the future she hopes to integrate holistic wellness with her social work practice. Ari enjoys hiking, meditating, stargazing, dancing, playing guitar, and singing in her spare time.