Monday, January 31, 2011

White House Internship Program Announces Spring 2011 Participants

The White House Internship Program recently announced the participants for the spring 2011 session. The program’s mission is to make the White House accessible to future leaders all around the nation and cultivate and prepare those devoted to public service for future leadership opportunities.

A White House Internship provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills. Interns work in one of several White House departments, including the Office of Cabinet Affairs, the Office of the Chief of Staff, the Office of Scheduling and Advance, the Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, the Office of Health Reform, the Office of Legislative Affairs, the Office of Management and Administration, the Office of White House Counsel, the Office of Energy and Climate Change, the National Economic Council, the Office of Presidential Correspondence, the Presidential Personnel Office, the Communications Department, the Domestic Policy Council, the Office of the First Lady, and the Office of the Vice President.

Spring 2011 White House Interns includes several from Indiana:

Kaufman, Evan; Hometown: Bryn Mawr, PA; Indiana University-Kelley School of Business, IN;

Anderson, Drew; Hometown: Tipton, IN; Indiana University, IN

Ellis, Jennifer; Hometown: Vancouver, WA; Indiana University Maurer School of Law, IN

Orizondo, Melissa; Hometown: Lafayette, IN; Indiana University, IN

Kaufman, a junior Finance and Business Economics and Public Policy double major, is interning with the National Economic Council.