1049 University Dr.
Duluth, MN 55811
Alyssa Peoples is a recent Social Work graduate from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Before moving to Duluth for her AmeriCorps position with the UMD Office of Civic Engagement she grew up in Owatonna, MN. Surrounded by her parents, older brother, close relatives, friends, and community members, Alyssa grew up in a very helpful and giving environment. She has spent most of her teenage and adult life volunteering with church youth programs, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Youth Works mission trips, and Advocates for Developmental Disabilities. In her free time she enjoys hiking and other outdoor activities, traveling and visiting new places, spending time with her family, reading, cooking, attending outdoor art fairs and participating in bowling league.