MONICA ROBINSON | BOZEMAN, MT
NOMINATED BY JUDITH HEILMAN
Monica Robinson is a 21-year-old from Bozeman, Montana who is pursuing a degree in political science at American University in Washington, D.C. Monica is deeply passionate about furthering women's rights and representation in government. She has interned at Senator Elizabeth Warren's D.C. Senate office, and at EMILY's List, an organization dedicated to electing pro-choice women. She also spent a semester in Amsterdam to design and conduct original research on reproductive rights and abortion in the Netherlands.
Caught in the campaign train, Monica also worked as a field organizer for Governor Bullock and Denise Juneau, moved to Brooklyn to work at Sec. Hillary Clinton's campaign headquarters, and was elected as Montana's youngest delegate to attend the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Now, Monica is interning at NARAL Pro-Choice America and works for American University's Women & Politics Institute. She couldn't be more grateful to her mentors, who have guided her to every opportunity that has come her way.