During her time at The New Center, Julia has focused on infrastructure policy, social policy, and government reform. Her previous work experience ranges from lobbying to nonprofit law. Outside of the office, she enjoys playing tennis with friends, watching and performing stand-up comedy, and cooking. She spent four years on the women’s varsity lightweight rowing team at Harvard and graduated in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in government and a secondary in psychology.
Peyton is a Policy Analyst at The New Center. He graduated from Tulane University where he studied political science and French and created a student-led think tank. His previous roles have been in policy research and outreach. Outside of the office, he enjoys cooking Cajun food, playing rugby, and rooting for his Tulane Green Wave.
Ben is a Policy Intern with the New Center. He is a senior at Tulane University majoring in Political Economy and Economics. He is also the Director of Campus Affairs for the Wave Center, a policy-focused club, and has emceed two events that focus on local policy-related issues like wind energy development off the Gulf Coast. When not reading Politico or The Hill, Ben likes to play basketball and watch Pelicans games. He is also conversational in German.