Sophie Elizabeth Walsh

4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. 20016

(469)-219-7900 |


Sophomore, American University, School of Public Affairs

Graduate,The IB World School at Plano East Senior High School


Honors and Awards:

AP Scholar Award (2015)

High School Democrats of America Junior Officer (2015)

AP Scholar with Distinction Award (2016, 2017)

4th Place at Texas State History Fair (2016)

Debate winner at Texas Junior Statesmen of America Fall Convention (2016)

International Baccalaureate Diploma (2017)

American University Scholars (2017-Present)

Dean’s Scholar (2017-Present)



Computer: Microsoft Excel, Google Drive, NVivo

Language: French (proficient in writing and reading)


Work Experience:

Nanny (2014-2017)

Employer: Lt.Col. Danielle Ann Krasnesky

  • Caretaker of three children ages newborn-11
  • In the Fall of 2016 I transitioned to being a live in nanny for this family.


The SmartStart Initiative (2016- Present)

  • SmartStart is a student founded non-profit organization with the intent of providing further education to low income children.
  • I serve as secretary and treasurer in the organization, keeping our budget and meeting notes.

Relevant Courses and Projects:

  • Human Migration Research Seminar: First year course for AU Scholars focused on the Syrian Refugee Crisis, with a Spring Break Research trip to Brussels, working with agencies in the EU to address our research questions