Danya Adams is a sophomore from the D.C. Area. She is majoring in Neuroscience and minoring in French.
As a Senator for the Class of 2021, Danya hopes to represent the freshman class to her fullest extent, following her campaign slogan #advocating4u. Danya is fighting for a transparent and accountable student government—for this cause, Danya is the chairwoman of the Standing Committee on Accessibility, Transparency, and Accountability. She also resides on the Commission on Creating a Student Government Unified Code. Having moved around the country throughout her life, Danya understands the importance of diversity and hopes to exemplify AU’s wonderful diversity as she resides on the Special Committee on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. She also hopes to improve dining on campus and thus resides on the Special Committee on Dining Services. She also hopes to innovate the way that AU is environmentally sustainable by reducing paper and food waste and increasing awareness through methods to incentivize students to be environmentally friendly.