Cara Walden is an M.A. candidate at Concordia University, where she is pursing a degree in International Development and Service. She completed her undergraduate degree in Sociology at Hobart and William Colleges and traveled extensively during her time there. Following graduation Cara was a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Caribbean followed by a year long fellowship as the youth development director for an NGO in Nepal. Her interests range from international development to Fair Trade and socially conscious businesses. She is also the founder of the social enterprise Trashé Designs.