Student Ambassadors

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W&M DC Summer Institute Ambassadors are former and current summer DCSI participants willing to talk with interested students about their experiences.  To send an email to one of these students to ask about their experience, just click on their name!

Summer 2014
Summer 2014 Leadership & Community Engagement Ambassadors:

[[e|amwarwick, Amanda Warwick ]] 
Amanda spent her Summer 2014 interning at the Aspen Institute. 

[[e|drreichwein, Daniel Reichwein ]] 
Daniel spent his Summer 2014 interning at the DC Central Kitchen. 

[[e|ktlorenzen, Kendall Lorenzen ]] 
Kendall spent her Summer 2014 interning at the National Conference on Citizenship. 

[[e|mebland, Mark Bland ]] 
Mark spent his Summer 2014 interning at the Boys & Girls Club's Office of Government Affairs. 

[[e|ncbritt, Nathan Britt ]] 
Nathan spent his Summer 2014 intening at the Hudson Institute. 

[[e|srduska, Sarah Duska ]] 
Sarah spent her Summer 2014 interning at Consource: The Constitutional Sources Project.  

Summer 2014 National Security Ambassadors:

[[e|nsmoreno, Nina Moreno ]] 
Nina spent her Summer 2014 intening at the Foreign Policy Initiative and with Senator Castro's Office. 

[[e|tnparkes, Trevor Parkes ]] 
Trevor spent his Summer 2014 intening at the Hudson Institute. 

Summer 2014 New Media Ambassadors:

[[e|jcciotti, Jackie Ciotti ]] 
Jackie spent her Summer 2014 intening at FP1 Communications Strategies. 

[[e|dghanei, Diba Ghanei ]] 
Diba spent her Summer 2014 intening at Evolving Communications. 

[[e|meberry, Megan Berry ]] 
Megan spent her Summer 2014 intening at SOS Children's Villages. 

Summer 2013
Summer 2013 Leadership and Community Engagement Ambassadors:

[[e|mglobeck, Margaret Lobeck ]] '15
Margaret spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Rape, Abuse, Incest, National Network.

[[e|mikanna, Maryam Kanna ]] '14
Maryam spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Millennium Challenge Corporation.

[[e|mimichie, Molly Michie ]] '14
Molly spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Department of Education.  

[[e|srperry, Sarah Perry ]] '16
Sarah spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Washington DC Metropolitan Polic Department. 

[[e|Cddanly, Colin Danly ]] '15
Colin spent his Summer 2013 interning at the Case Foundation. 

[[e|jdfishel, Jonah Fishel ]] '16
Jonah spent his Summer 2013 interning at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. 

[[e|aecherry, Mia Cherry ]] '14
Mia spent her Summer 2013 interning at Capitol Partners for Education. 

[[e|aawilke, Drew Wilke ]] '15
Drew spent his Summer 2013 interning at Boys and Girls Club of America.  

[[e|drwasserstein, David Wasserstein ]] '14
David spent his Summer 2013 interning at the Constitutional Sources Project.  

Summer 2013 New Media Ambassadors

[[e|mapillepich, Michelle Pillepich ]] '14
Michelle spent her Summer 2013 interning at Campaigns and Elections Magazine.  

[[e|agkashdan, Alix Kashdan ]] '13
Alix spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Library of Congress.  

[[e|kmmcgovern, Kathryn McGovern ]] '15
Kathryn spent her Summer 2013 interning at the National Endowment for the Arts.  

[[e|zdjohnson01, Zoe Johnson ]] '15
Zoe spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network.  

[[e|mlbeale, Marissa Beale ]] '14
Marissa spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Center for American Progress.  

[[e|eimichel, Erik Michel ]] '14
Erik spent his Summer 2013 interning at DC Shorts.  

[[e|mkwinebrenner, Mary Kate Winebrenner ]] '16
Mary Kate spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Mobilize.org.  

[[e|Klkennedy02, Katie Kennedy]] '14
Katie spent her Summer 2013 interning at Rails to Trails Conservancy. 

[[e|aemills, Alex Mills]] '15
Alex spent her Summer 2013 interning with with John Boehner's Department of Communications.   

Summer 2013 National Security Ambassadors

[[e|wwreichart, Wes Reichart ]] '15
Wes spent his Summer 2013 interning at the American Security Project.  

[[e|kasakumoto, Kelsey Sakumoto ]] '14
Kelsey spent her Summer 2013 interning at The Asia Foundation.  

[[e|samkglover, Sam Glover ]] '16
Sam spent his Summer 2013 interning at the Department of Transportation.  

[[e|mjgilbert, Melanie Gilbert ]] '15
Melanie spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Department of Homeland Security.  

[[e|ncwright, Nicole Wright ]] '15
Nicole spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Near East South Africa division of the Center for Strategic Studies.  

[[e|alfoster, Joe Foster ]] '15
Joe spent her Summer 2013 interning at the Senate Committe on Foreign Relations. 

[[e|jwwillard, James Willard ]] '16
James spent his Summer 2013 interning at the Near East South Africa division of the Center for Strategic Studies. 

[[e|tbscottsharoni, Tom Scott-Sharoni ]] '14
Tom spent his Summer 2013 interning at the Center for American Progress.  

[[e|jzzhang, Jimmy Zhang ]] '15
Jimmy spent his Summer 2013 interning at the Office of the US Trade Representative in the China Affairs Department. 

[[e|ctsoutherly, Clayton Southerly ]] '15
Clayton spent his Summer 2013 interning at the Center for American Progress. 

Summer 2012
Summer 2012 Community Engagement Ambassadors:

[[e|ibardhan, Ishan Bardhan ]] '13
Ishan Bardhan spent his Summer 2012 interning at the Boys and Girls Club of America.

[[e|srdorton, Sarah Rose Dorton ]] '13
Sarah Rose Dorton spent her Summer 2012 interning at the Interfaith Alliance. 

[[e|aipettway, Ashley Pettway ]] '13
Ashley Pettway spent her Summer 2012 interning at the DC Public Library in the Youth Programming Office. 

[[e|srsaffarini, Serena Saffarini ]] '15
Serena Saffarini spent her Summer 2012 interning at the Center for American Progress on the Development team.   

[[e|hkscruggs, Hannah Scruggs ]] '13
Hannah Scruggs spent her Summer 2012 interning at DC Public Schools. 

[[e|dlee, David Lee ]] '15
David Lee spent his Summer 2012 interning at the Department of Education.

[[e|wsozbun, Will Ozbun ]] '13
Will Ozbun spent his Summer 2012 interning at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. 

[[e|adriana.l.green, Adriana Green ]] '12
Adriana Green spent her Summer 2012 interning at DC Central Kitchen. 

[[e|eckaufman, Ellie Kaufman ]] '13
Elli Kaufman spent her Summer 2012 interning at the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. 

[[e|ztbrown, Zachary Brown ]] '14
Zachary Brown spent his Summer 2012 interning at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. 

[[e|mlaycock, Mimi Laycock ]] '14
Mimi Laycock spent her Summer 2012 interning at DC Public Schools. 


Summer 2012 New Media Ambassadors

[[e|kssharp, Katie Sharp ]] '14
Katie Sharp spent her Summer 2012 interning at Discovery Channel in the Animal Planet division. 

[[e|etspencer, Erin Spencer ]] '14
Erin Spencer spent her Summer 2012 interning at National Geographic. 

[[e|jlsprang, Jacob Sprang ]] '14
Jacob Sprang spent his Summer 2012 interning at the Center for American Progress in the Enough Project division. 

[[e|jpwelch, John Welch]] '14
John Welch spent his Summer 2012 interning at DC Shorts.


Summer 2012 National Security Ambassadors

[[e|mtaiken, Michael Aiken]] '14
Michael Aiken spent his Summer 2012 interning at the Hudson Institute. 

[[e|mlduffy, Meredith Duffy]] '13
Meredith Duffy spent her Summer 2012 interning at the Department of State. 

[[e|jdmiller, Jared Miller]] '14
Jared Miller spent his Summer 2012 interning at the Truman National Security Project as a Communications Intern. 

Summer 2011
Summer 2011 Community Engagement Ambassadors:

[[e|tanelsonfariss, Taylor Nelson]] '13
Taylor Nelson spent her Summer 2011 interning at Global Playgrounds.

[[e|nmhampson, Nick Hampson]] '13
Nick Hampson spent his Summer 2011 interning at the Bipartisan Policy Council.

[[e|ecmerrill, Emma Merrill]] '13
Emma Merrill spent her Summer 2011 interning at the Jane Goodall Institute.

[[e|kamclean, Kathleen McLean]] '13
Kathleen McLean spent her Summer 2011 interning at the Volunteers of America.

[[e|jhmorton, James Morton]] '12
James Morton spent his Summer 2011 interning at the National Conference on Citizenship.

[[e|rkfybel, Rachel Fybel]] '14
Rachel Fybel spent her Summer 2011 interning at the United Nations Foundation.


Summer 2011 Security Ambassadors

[[e|hemccormic, Heather McCormic]] '13
Heather McCormic spent her Summer 2011 interning at the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE).

[[e|wchen, Wenfan Chen]] '13
Wenfan Chen spent her Summer 2011 interning for the Department of Labor, Bureau of International Labor Affairs.

[[e|jrbowden, Jessica Bowden]] '13
Jessica Bowden spent her Summer 2011 interning at the National Defense University.

[[e|wdshimer, Will Shimer]] '13
Will Shimer spent his Summer 2011 interning at The Stimson Center.

[[e|cmdowns, Christopher Downs]] '12
Christopher Downs spent his Summer 2011 interning at the Defense Intelligence Agency.