Bryan Jones is a first-year student in the urban and regional planning accelerated program. He started his undergrad at Northern Michigan University, where he worked with faculty in their Freshman research program. He is originally from Fort Washington, Maryland, and has strong ties to the DC Metro Region. He is most interested in international development and green infrastructure. His favorite part of working at the center is the ability to engage with local stakeholders and put the concepts he has learned into practice. When he is not in the office, he learns new recipes or plans his next vacation.