Tianyi Hou recently earned her bachelor’s degree from Purdue University in agribusiness with a finance concentration. She completed internships at Everbright Bank and CreditEase Wealth Company in China, where she analyzed data and worked with poverty alleviation programs that connected investors' businesses with unmarketable agricultural products. She hopes to work on critical issues around food safety and food security policy. Tianyi is proficient in Chinese. She is from Yantai, China.