Shelli Cammenga was a 2012 intern at the Mackinac Center. A junior at Providence Christian College in Pasadena, Calif., she is studying education and English. She plans to write her thesis on Ayn Rand.

Cammenga is from Midland, and previously interned with the Mackinac Center in 2009, 2010 and 2011.

She plans to be a teacher, writer and freelance photographer — and hopes never to join a union.