Ethan Ansorge is a Senior at NYU majoring in Politics with a minor in Social and Public Policy. An active member of New York’s political scene, he has interned with Scott Stringer and worked on the campaigns of Hillary Clinton, Justin Brannan, Keith Powers, and Barack Obama. In addition, he previously served as Chair of the New York State High School Young Democrats where he led chapter expansion and voter registration efforts. Ethan is pre-law with interests in economics and public policy.
A life long New Yorker, he grew up in Manhattan before moving to Brooklyn and becoming an avid fan of the Mets. Besides law and politics, Ethan enjoys backpacking, cooking, and podcasts.
Originally from Sugar Land, Texas, she has previously volunteered for the Beto O’Rourke Senate campaign in Texas. She also phone banked for Democratic congressional candidates throughout the country during the 2018 midterms. Her policy passions include immigration reform, reproductive rights, and getting more people involved in the political system.
Outside of politics, Julie enjoys rewatching Veep, being around cats, and exploring New York City.
Isabel Serrano is a senior at NYU studying Business Management with a minor in Public Policy. She has previously worked on Mayor Bill de Blasio’s reelection campaign and interned at the government relations firm, Adams Advisors LLC. Most recently Isabel worked on the Labor and Economy team at BerlinRosen. As the daughter of Colombian immigrants Isabel has been passionate about the rights of immigrants and Latinos her entire life.
Outside of politics her interests include the underrated pop sensation Carly Rae Jepsen and perpetually rewatching the West Wing
Naomi Muange is a Sophomore at NYU in the Liberal Studies program pursuing course work in Sports Management. She is Kenyan- American, born and raised in Dallas Texas. She previously Volunteered for the Beto O’Rourke Senate Campaign. In regards to policy she is passionate about reproductive rights, immigration, and universal healthcare.
Outside of politics, you’ll find her cheering on her beloved Dallas Cowboys or watching a formula 1 Race. This year she is the host of the university radio stations inaugural Formula 1 racing podcast.
David M. Acheampong
David is a senior at NYU majoring in Economics and Computer Science. He is originally from Queens, NY but also grew up near Orlando, FL. He is the Healthcare Caucus chair for College Democrats of New York and the Graphic Designer for Politics Society at NYU. His main political interests are climate change, healthcare, education, and mass transit.
His hobbies are programming, drawing, reading comics, watching sci-fi movies and shows, playing music, writing stories, and telling jokes. He is also studies Mandarin.
Arman Becan is currently a senior at NYU pursuing a degree in Politics. He’s a Turkish-American born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has previously interned for US Attorney’s office and his passions include gun control, universal healthcare, and fixing our student debt crisis.
Outside of politics, you’ll find him on the field. He is a soccer referee and, over the past 9 years, has officiated many youth, adult, and college games and has traveled out-of-state to attend national tournaments.
Izzy Verdery is currently a sophomore in the Global Liberal Studies Program, concentrating in Politics, Rights, and Development, and minoring in Social & Public Policy and History. She has interned for US District Court Chief Judge Beryl A. Howell and the House Appropriations Committee. At NYU, she is an Admissions Ambassador, Liberal Studies Student Leader, and Politics Society Secretary. Izzy grew up in Washington, DC, and is passionate about civil rights, including LGBTQ equality, voting rights, and criminal justice.
In her rare free time, she bakes, paddle-boards, goes to cycling classes, and tries to find the best cupcake in NYC.