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Alayna Chichester

5 Hilton Drive, Newmarket NH, 03857 · · (603)-686-9387


American University, Washington, DC May 2024

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

Exeter High School, Exeter, NH July 2020

Honors: National Honors Society, DAR Good Citizen Award, Rho Kappa, GPA: 3.7/4.0, Latin Honors Society, New Hampshire Scholars


Member, SPA Leadership Program, American University August 2020 – present

  • Selected to study and establish leadership skills through training and the development of a local action project.

Legislative Intern, United States Senate June 2021 – August 2021

  • Attended legislative hearings and wrote memos for legislative staff on various subject issues.
  • Wrote draft constituent letters for responses to constituent concerns.
  • Managed and organized the inboxes of other staff members.

Member, New Hampshire Legislative Youth Advisory Council, NH February 2019 – July 2020

  • Worked with other youth leaders to officially support or oppose NH proposed legislation, and made recommendations to NH congress. 
  • Worked with others to organize and hold a forum on health for NH residents, with speakers in the public health field.
  • Met with interest groups to discuss the importance of legislation.

Managing Fellow, Biden for President, Coastal NH August 2019 – February 2020

  • Helped to maintain organization and structure of the office environment allowing for staff to focus on administrative tasks.
  • Led student recruitment effort to engage young constituents to join the campaign.

Front End Associate, Hannaford Brothers Company, Exeter, NH July 2018 – April 2019 

  • Communicated and handled transactions in a fast paced environment.
  • Worked in a team setting and helped ensure efficiency of the group.


Member, Hawk Crew, Exeter High School May 2019 – September 2019

  • Worked with others to help integrate rising freshmen into highschool seemlessly.


  • Computer: Microsoft Word and Powerpoint, Adobe Lightroom, databases, statistical analysis tools, and other technical programs

Language skills: Arabic (novice)