Kendra Joy Hwa Davis, a Richard Chesney and Ethan Allen scholar, graduated from the University of Kansas in 2009 with a B.A., double-majoring in French Language and African Studies. While in school, she studied abroad in Dakar, Senegal, where she interned with a women’s rights group called the Federation for the Feminization of Senegal. After graduation, Kendra completed two years of service with AmeriCorps in Lawrence working with the Social Service League. There she managed both large- and small-scale volunteer projects, organized annual fundraising campaigns and provided onsite case management to clients of the organization. Kendra currently works as the Access to Baby and Child Dentistry Coordinator at the Douglas County Dental Clinic.