Resume and Work Experience

Rosaura Lorayne Ritger | 973.714.8632


American University | Washington, D.C. | Graduates May 2021

Bachelor of Arts, Law & Society

Minor, Sustainability Management

Certificate, Advanced Leadership Studies

The University of Edinburgh | Edinburgh, UK | Studied Abroad Fall 2019 Semester

Courses in:

Scottish Legal System

International Law

Professional Skills in Ecological & Environmental Sciences


Washington DC Prelaw Land | Intern | Washington, D.C. | August 2020-present

    • Authors legal journalism for the D.C. section of the national legal website Prelaw Land, analyzing cutting edge issues – like excessive use of police force and environmental protection regulations – from a lawyer’s perspective
    • Researches current statutes and changing judicial doctrine in the United States

March For Our Lives | Public Relations Manager | Washington, D.C. | July 2019-present

    • Synthesizes ongoing news reel on gun violence prevention legislation and associated press
    • Drafts press releases for events hosted by and comments made by March For Our Lives DC

March For Our Lives | Diversity & Inclusion Chair | American University | January 2019-present

    • Developed Diversity and Inclusion program within University chapter and DC area school chapters
    • Provides safe space and platform for disenfranchised people groups to voice community specific struggles with Gun Violence
    • Lobbies with peers for Common Sense Gun Reform on Capitol Hill and surrounding DC communities

Clean Water Action | Sustainability Advocate & Trainer | Washington, D.C. | May 2019-August 2019

    • Organized community support to protect Federal and Local DMV environmental policies in the form of grassroots fundraising, education, and advocacy
    • Engaged with 30+ community members each night on weekly basis
    • Lobbied for protection of federal environmental policies by attending relevant congressional hearings

School of Public Affairs Leadership Program | Member | American University | Aug. 2017-May 2021

    • Acceptance into Selective certificate program for Advanced Leadership Studies
    • Development and Presentation of 2 Social Action Projects in first & second years to the Program and School Deans
    • Take courses in subjects of effective leadership skills, teamwork & coalition building, Interdisciplinary research, and professional skills



Computer | Microsoft Office Applications; Google Drive; WordPress; Slack; R Studio; ClickUp