Presidential Election Campus Interns

Elana Feeny

University of Iowa

My name is Elana Feeny, and I am a Junior at the University of Iowa. I am a Communication Studies major with a minor in Human Relations, and am an active member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority on campus. And I am obsessed with my dog, Lily, who is half pug half french bulldog!
Why were you interested in joining this campaign?
I was interested in joining this campaign because I want to be able to spread the message of why it is important to vote in the presidential election. I also am excited to learn more about the campaign, and it is motivating me to do more research on each of the candidates.

Monica Mallon

San Jose State University


I’m a Bay Area college student passionate about politics, social justice, technology, social media, and communications and I have been making YouTube videos since 2012.
Why were you interested in joining this campaign?
I ran for county supervisor when I was eighteen-years-old to encourage young people to become more politically active. I’ve been interested in politics since I was very young and want to encourage members of my generation to vote and make their voices heard.

Caity Bryant

Deland, Florida


I just graduated from Stetson University last semester. I like sloths, Chandler Bing, Baseball, sleep, being around my friends and family & social media.
Why were you interested in joining this campaign?
I am interested in joining this campaign because I am interested in getting more of my generation to vote. I also want to hear about who everyone is voting for president and why.

Paige Shoemaker

Ohio University


I am a senior studying Political Science and Sociology-Criminology at Ohio University. Post graduation, I hope to move to Washington, D.C. and begin a career in policy and finding my way in to the political world.
Why were you interested in joining this campaign?
I believe voting is a very important civic duty of the American people. We must do everything we can to educate millennials and get them to the polls!



Jazmin Brabson-Askew

University of Virginia


Jazmin Brabson-Askew. 3rd year at the University of Virginia. Double Majoring in Foreign Affairs and Spanish. Intended profession: work for a law firm in associate position.
Why were you interested in joining this campaign?
I am currently a Politics Major at the University of Virginia and I feel my involvement in this campaign, as an outside experience, would be a great way to further expand my studies.


Chloe Barr

Florida State University



Chloe Barr is a freshman at Florida State University where she is a political science and public relations major, she is also a member of the Kappa Delta sorority. She is from Jacksonville, Florida. Chloe is involved in FSU college Democrats and the Student Government Association.
Why were you interested in joining this campaign?
What I think is fantastic about this campaign, and interested me in joining, is the goal of strengthening the millennial voice in this election. It is so important for young people to be educated on government and politics, to use the power of their voices in the media, and to vote!


Daniel Morrissey

Columbia College Chicago


Hockey lover. Musician. Wannabe astronaut.
Videographer and editor at Columbia College Chicago.
Why were you interested in joining this campaign?
I’m pretty fascinated that we can access information in the blink of an eye. With that information, social media is a powerful outlet to gauge what society feels about the world around them. The #HowDoUFeel campaign is congruent with the way society operates today.

Kristi Shogren

Dubuque, IA


I graduated from Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa. I majored in Public Relations and have a passion for social media. I love to keep up with the Kardashians. I have my grandma on speed dial and I call that InstaGRAM! I have a Ramen obsession.
Why were you interested in joining this campaign?
I have never been interested in politics or followed any past presidency campaigns. With all the jokes surfacing the internet, I felt that I needed to be more informed and aware of the reality of our next president. Joining this campaign gave me the opportunity to register to vote and get involved.


Kelly Shogren

Chicago, IL


Project Manager