29Nov

Michael Lomio

Michael Lomio    Director of Government Relations for Silicon Valley Leadership Group Michael Lomio was a Maddy Legislative Intern in the Merced office of U.S. Representative Jim Costa in the Summer of 2014. He earned two Bachelor of Arts degrees (Economics and Political Science) from the University of California, Merced. During college, Michael held several internships, […]

29Nov

Steven Graham

Steven Graham Master’s in Public Administration Candidate at CSU Stanislaus Steven Graham was a Maddy Legislative Intern in the Clovis office of Assemblymember Mike Briggs in the Spring of 2001. After  completing his Maddy Internship, Steven’s health deteriorated and he was blessed to receive a double lung-transplant in 2002. Subsequently, he earned his Juris Doctorate at […]

29Nov

Alexandra Gallo

Alexandra Gallo Executive Fellow at the Strategic Growth Council within the Governors Office of Planning and Research through the program Capitol Fellows Alexandra interned in Congressman Jim Costa’s Fresno District Office in the Spring of 2016.  In the summer of 2017 she interned in his Washington, D.C. office. At graduation she earned the President’s Medal from […]

20Oct

Mark Torres

Mark Torres Director of Business Development at Organizer Mark Torres interned in Fall 2008 at the Fresno office of U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein while enrolled in the Masters of Public Administration Program at CSU Fresno.  Upon completing his internship at Senator Feinstein’s office, Mark joined the staff of Rep. Jim Costa’s office in Fresno as […]

20Oct

Jason Oh

Jason Oh Gregoire Fellow at the University of Washington School of Law pursuing his Juris Doctorate degree Jason Oh interned in the Summer of 2015 at the Sacramento office of Assemblymember Jim Patterson.  Upon completing his internship, Jason graduated with a Bachelor in Science in Agricultural Business and a minor in Philosophy, summa cum laude, from California […]

20Oct

Elizabeth Brown

Elizabeth Brown Program Supervisor at California Olive Committee Elizabeth interned in the Fall of 2015 at the Fresno office of Congressman Jim Costa and in the Summer of 2016 at his office in Washington D.C. “The Maddy Institute provided me with an experience to last a lifetime. If it wasn’t for this opportunity I would […]

20Oct

Iqbal Atwal

Iqbal Atwal Manager at Graduate Recruitment, Retention & Outreach at UC Merced, Graduate Division Iqbal Atwal interned as a Maddy Legislative Intern in the Spring of 2012 in the Merced office of Senator Anthony Cannella while finishing up his Masters of Public Administration at CSU Stanislaus. After finishing his requirements with the Maddy Institute, Iqbal […]

20Apr

Katrina Ruiz

Katrina Ruiz interned at the Merced office of Senator Anthony Cannella in the Fall of 2013. Thanks to the Maddy Alumni Network, Katrina  learned of the opportunity to be a District Representative in the Merced District Office for Congressman Costa where she is serving now.   I am grateful to have been a Maddy Intern,  this institution has […]

20Apr

Barry Heads II

Barry Heard II interned in the in the office of former Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin in the Summer of 2012 and in the office Fresno office of former Assembly member Henry Perea in the Summer of 2013. After his Maddy internships he also interned with Congressman Jim Costa and worked in the California State Assembly.   […]

20Apr

Andrew Bishop

Andrew Bishop interned in the Fall of 2009 at the Fresno office of Senate Majority Leader Dean Florez and in the Summer of 2010 at the office of former Congressman George Radanovich in D.C. After earning his undergraduate degree in Political Science, Andrew pursued a Masters in Arts of Teaching and worked in the juvenile correction […]