Ellery Johnson is a 2017 graduate of Michigan State University with degrees in International Relations and Comparative Cultures and Politics from James Madison College. Ellery entered the MPP Program in the fall of 2017. Ellery’s policy interests center on human rights, immigration and refugees, and human-technology interaction. Prior to entering the MPP program, Ellery interned at the Refugee Development Center and Bath Charter Township Planning Department. Ellery is originally from South Lyon, Michigan. In her spare time, Ellery loves to hike local nature trails, visit Lake Michigan, play with her new kitten, watch films, and cook.