Carlson Giddings joined ANDE in July 2017 as the Program and Membership Coordinator. Carlson “Carly” recently graduated from George Washington University with a BA in International Affairs, a concentration in International Development, and a minor in Sustainability. In the last year, she conducted and published an extensive case study, titled, “Traditional Fresh Markets and the Supermarket Revolution: A Case Study on Châu Long Market,” in Hanoi, Vietnam and presented her findings at the University of Notre Dame’s 9th Annual Human Development Conference. Additionally, she worked as a Research Assistant for a National Science Foundation and George Washington University grant project, called Arctic PIRE, which promotes Arctic Urban Sustainability. Through this position, she traveled and conducted field studies in the North American and Russian Arctic regions before starting at ANDE.