Collective People Power

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Michaela Minnis

Year Participated


Organizational Affiliation



University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Academic Cconcentration

Public Policy (focus area: Women, Race, and the Politics of Health); Minor: Gender and Health


Westland, MI


Michaela Minnis (she/her) is a rising senior studying Public Policy with a minor in Gender Health at the University of Michigan, where she’s involved in a variety of campus organizations and has taken on leadership roles in Delta Gamma Phi, Students of Color in Public Policy, and the Global Scholars Program. She plans to become a policy advocate for reproductive health and justice and Black maternal health using research, storytelling, and community engagement to create people-centered solutions grounded in reproductive, racial, and economic justice.