Elena Radding is a senior studying Political Science and Communication from Alameda, CA. This is her second year working at the Political Science Department. Elena is a member of the Political Science Honors Fraternity, Pi Sigma Alpha, and the Political Science Honors Program.
Last fall, Elena studied through the Panetta Institute for Public Policy, interning on Capitol Hill for Congressman Ami Bera. Previous to that, Elena has interned for San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, Congresswoman Barbara Lee, and President Obama's 2012 Reelection Campaign. This past summer, Elena interned for the San Francisco based consulting firm Storefront Political Media.
On campus, Elena is serving her fourth year on the Associated Student Government; this year as the Vice President of Community Development. She is a member of Alpha Delta Pi and is serving as Panhellenic President. Elena has previously been a member of the Student-Alumni Council and the Activities Programming Board.
Elena is a San Francisco Giants fan, and an aspiring half-marathon runner. Elena graduates this June and hopes to return to Washington D.C.