Rose Johnasen is a student at Humboldt State University. She is currently acquiring her bachelor’s degree in environmental science with a concentration in ecological restoration. After graduation she will be pursuing a career as an environmental scientist/restoration ecologist. Rose has experienced foster care and has a passion to work on behalf of youth who have experienced the same. Rose has supported former and current foster youth through her work with Inspiring Scholars at Butte College where she mentored students with experience in foster care.