a bit about me:
Brittany Dernberger is a friendly Midwesterner who couldn’t break her habit of waving at other runners until she lived in Washington, DC for almost a year. She previously served as the Assistant Director of Grand Valley State University’s Center for Women and Gender Equity, where she spent most of her time getting students off campus to explore gender justice in their local communities and in South Africa. Brittany is a PhD Candidate in Sociology at University of Maryland, studying gender, jobs, and economic inequality. Her research has been featured in outlets such as The New York Times, The Atlantic, and Ms. Magazine. Brittany currently works as a Researcher at Insight Policy Research, and is committed to making this world a brighter place.