Dani Hunter, External Relations Manager

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Originally from Tennessee, Dani moved to Chicago to serve with Legal Council's communications team as an AmeriCorps VISTA. Upon completing her year of service as a VISTA in July 2018, she was hired as Legal Council's first-ever Communications Manager. Dani is an award-winning photographer and worked as a photojournalist prior to joining Legal Council. In December 2018, Dani graduated from American University with a Master's Degree in Public Administration and Policy. In 2016, she graduated from Austin Peay State University with two B.S. degrees in English and Political Science, and two minor certifications in Leadership Science and International Studies. During her undergraduate career, Dani dedicated much of her time to advocating for LGBTQIA rights and reproductive health justice on her campus and throughout Tennessee, eventually helping to craft and implement new inclusive campus policies at APSU. In her free time, she works as a freelance photographer and writer.