Eleanor “Ele” McCarter is a student at American University. She is a senior, pursuing a B.S. in Political Science in the School of Public Affairs. Ele has had various internships which gave her the opportunity to learn about public administration at the local, state and federal levels. Most recently she was a Congressional Legislative Intern at the U.S. House of Representatives. There she worked for Congresswoman Alma Adams. Ele will be working with the Fellows and addressing Academy Affairs.