Hometown: Woodbine, MD
Current City: Washington, DC
Why did you choose McCourt? I chose McCourt because of the multidisciplinary approach. I was very excited about learning a variety of new skills in many different domains. Also, I was very excited about all of the wonderful opportunities for growth the city offers and to begin my policy career in DC.
What has been the best part of your experience so far? The best part of McCourt is by far my cohort. They are some of the most supportive, intelligent, and passionate people I have ever met. They continue to teach and inspire me every day.
What internships have you had so far during your time at McCourt? Currently, I am the Eisenberg Public Interest Fellow and I am currently aiding the Dean's office with research for strengthening their Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives. Also, I am a Data Analytics Intern for EveryMind, an organization focused on Veteran's Mental Health that is based in Rockville, Maryland.
Student organization involvement while at McCourt: Policy Innovation Lab, Georgetown Public Policy Review, McCourt Energy & Environment, Women in Public Policy Initiative
Undergraduate University, degree, and major: University of Maryland, College Park, BS in Psychology, BA in Government & Politics, Neuroscience Minor
Hobbies / Interests: In my free time, I enjoy to read, train for half marathons, and slowly turn my apartment into a greenhouse.