Providence Cantalamisa (pronouns: she/her) is a recent addition to MOQC as the Master of Social Work (MSW) candidate intern. She is enthusiastic about working with the MOQC team and learning from each member. Providence is a dedicated advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion, committed to fostering positive change in diverse settings. With a strong educational background and a passion for social justice, she is a driving force in creating more equitable and inclusive communities.
Providence holds a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) from Eastern Michigan University, where she demonstrated her values by creating school-wide events and departmental initiatives to advance social justice. One of her proudest moments was when she became a Halle Scholar and was awarded the Diane and Bruce Halle Social Justice Scholarship. She continues her education at the University of Michigan for her MSW with a pathway in Politics and Policy.
When Providence is not working or going to class, she can most likely be found spending time with her family, playing with her dog, or eating noodles.