Molly Poppe has joined NLIHC as its Spring policy intern. A senior studying Political Science at The George Washington University, Molly hails from Lincoln, Nebraska. Her prior internship experiences include work for Senator Chuck Hagel (R-NE), the Center for American Progress and the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.
Christina Gaymon is NLIHC’s research intern. A graduate student at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Christina will receive her master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning in May. Her experience includes an internship with E² Inc., an environmental consulting firm where she assisted project teams in developing “green links” for regional communities to enhance new and existing green infrastructure. She also participated in Carnegie Mellon University’s Remaking Cities Institute.
April Walker, NLIHC’s communications intern, will receive her
bachelor’s degree in Sociology and American Studies in May from The
George Washington University. She is a senior interviewer at the
university, and has worked for Street Sense, a Washington, DC-based
organization founded to provide employment and economic opportunities
to those in need.
NLIHC continues to accept resumes for a second research intern and an outreach intern. Interns are highly valued and fully integrated into our staff work. We seek students passionate about social justice issues, with excellent writing and interpersonal skills. A small stipend is available.
Research Intern. Assists
in quantitative and qualitative research projects, writes weekly
articles on current research for NLIHC’s newsletter, attends briefings
and helps staff respond to research inquiries.
Outreach Intern. Assists with grassroots organizing efforts for the National Housing Trust Fund Campaign and other legislative campaigns. Assists with membership recruitment, retention efforts and internal database upkeep.
Interested students should specify which position(s) they prefer in their cover letter. They should send their cover letter and resume to:
Vice President for Operations
National Low Income Housing Coalition
727 15th Street NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax at 202-393-1973.