Shanti Huynh (they/them/their) is the Civic Engagement Coordinator at Mid-City CAN. Shanti guides our Team Leads, Neighborhood Captains, and the community in different campaigns that improve the quality of life of City Heights residents. These campaigns include voter education/engagement, COVID-19 and flu vaccine outreach, and more. Shanti loves all kinds of food but has a deep reverence for Vietnamese, Korean and Mexican cuisine. Shanti deeply admires their chosen family of friends who are spread throughout the US. "They give me the love and strength I need to live bravely, confidently, and lovingly in this world." Shanti also admires and is inspired by Angela Davis, Beyonce, and "my bestest sister-friend Makia." Their favorite music genres include 90’s R&B, Neo-soul, Trance, Techno, and Deep House. "If you see me in the community, please don’t hesitate to say hello!"