Chantelle Ruidant-Hansen

Class of 2017

Chantelle received her B.A. in Sociology with minors in Anthropology and Art at St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, TX and has continued her education at the University of Texas at San Antonio for an M.A. in Anthropology as well as a certificate in Non-Profit Management and Leadership. Chantelle’s research focus is in food insecurity in San Antonio and how it affects health and well-being of communities. She enjoys dancing, painting, cooking, hiking, and gardening. She is excited to serve as an Urban Ranger and lead summer youth programs to teach stories of the San Antonio Missions and raise awareness of how to protect public lands. Chantelle plans to incorporate art and dance in the summer youth programs to bring a fun and creative way to learn about cultural and natural history.