Courtney Hou (McIntire ’20)

Hometown: Roseland, NJ

Why McIntire: McIntire has provided so many opportunities for me in terms of personal and professional growth. There's so many ways to get involved and lead initiatives.

Hopes: I hope to see more socioeconomic diversity and acceptance of different backgrounds going forwards.

Why diversity and inclusion are important: You can only truly experience the world from your own perspective, so it's important to surround yourself with different kinds of people to help create a nuanced worldview.

What we can learn from ODEI: It's your own responsibility to create the community you want to see. Stay engaged!

Fun fact: I'm an identical twin.

Hobbies: Traveling, going to concerts