Kara Brand

Kara Brand is a recent graduate of Lafayette College, where she studied Government and Law and worked for her college’s Writing Program and its Office of Sustainability. She loves reading and going to the beach, which conveniently make a great combination. In her free time, she also likes skiing, going on runs, and hanging out with her friends and family.

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