Rachel Bagley is a current first-year student attending American University pursuing a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies: Communications, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government. She is a member of the School of Public Affairs Leadership Program and the American University chapter of the Roosevelt Policy Institute.
Rachel hopes that by pursuing her passion in politics and leadership she can make a positive impact on the world around her in issues regarding human rights, economic development, and defending legal rights.
Before attending American University, Rachel worked as an intern for Massachusetts State Representative Shawn Dooley in constituent services and canvassing. Additionally, she was a member of her speech and debate team in high school and was a member of the National Speech and Debate Association’s merit society.