Trevor is a 26 year old college graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design and a minor in Marketing. As a child he was always surrounded by politics, having a father that would avidly follow almost any campaign that mattered. Debates were sometimes a father-son bonding experience. He grew up around what many would call strong conservative values and ideals. As an adult he was driven to find out what exactly that meant, and what it might mean to him now. He started writing fiction when he was young and even self-published a fantasy novel at the age of 16. Though time is a little less plentiful now, he still writes occasionally. Currently he is married and lives in the great state of Wisconsin.
Tim is 26 years old with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and is currently working toward a Master’s degree in Public Administration with a concentration in Health Policy. His fixation with politics began with the 2004 Presidential campaign and has grown exponentially since. Today, he works with a human services company in southern West Virginia where he and his wife raise their one year old daughter.
John is 23 with a degree in Journalism, is considering going back to school for a Masters in Fine Arts and currently works in the field. While he may be a journalist, John has a strong grasp of the sciences and believes in a fact based approach to policy. He currently is single and resides in New York City.
Zoey is a junior at the University of North Carolina Wilmington and is currently working on a Bachelor’s Degree in Film Studies with a possible minor in Political Science. She is twenty-years old and has a job as an on-campus A/V technician. She’s a huge science-fiction nerd and loves a good, cold, rainy day. Her favorite music artist is Sophie Ellis-Bextor, and she listens to her constantly. Her favorite song ever and of all time, Sophie Ellis-Bextor’s “Today the Sun’s on Us,” has a current iTunes play-count of 3,315.
Paul is a 21-year-old software engineer finishing his masters at UTBM in Belfort, France. His interest in politics began during the 2000 presidential campaign when he couldn’t understand why the country was so divided, when one candidate wanted to save the polar bears while the other wanted to drill, baby, drill. He is currently interning at a software startup in New York City, learning what other people think.
Jeremy Fuller is a Master of Public Policy student at UCLA. His interests include economics, health policy, and sustainability. In his spare time, he is a music and sports enthusiast who can play a mean Oasis cover.
Sean is a sophomore at a nondescript community college in Upstate New York. Born in South Korea, he always had a thing for kimchi. He also likes cats and political gossip. He wants to one day work in public affairs.
Alan is 33 years old and holds an B.A. in Psychology and Religious Studies, a M.Div, and is a candidate for an MSW program. His interests in politics began in the 2004 Presidential election during which he was an evangelical conservative. Due to life experience and friendly debate his political affiliation has evolved to that of Liberal. He is a strong believer of pragmatism in politics.
Rob is an avid Lakers fan with degrees is both Economics and Political Science looking to expand his obsession of Win Shares, APM, and PER into one of Public Policy, Polls, and Punditry.