The Congressional App Challenge Interns

The Congressional App Challenge has benefited from a roster of stellar interns from across the country.

Sophie Gil

  • Sophie Gil joins the Congressional App Challenge from Santa Barbara, California. She is enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Economics and Policy program at the University of California, Berkeley. She has taken on Social Media Marketing and Communications projects at the Congressional App Challenge.

Kayla Leung

  • Kayla joins the Congressional App Challenge from New Jersey. She is a senior at Stanford University Online High School and a prospective Computer Science Major. She is also one of our 2016 Winners of the Congressional App Challenge from New Jersey’s 12th Congressional District.

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Giseung Beak

  • Beck (Giseung Beak) joins the 2018 Congressional App Challenge team from Fordham University, New York, where he is pursuing a Master of Science in Data Analytics. He is very enthusiastic about learning subjects such as Machine Learning with Artificial Intelligence, and Big Data Analytics. He enjoys practicing advanced technologies and seeking innovative ideas. 

Hyerin Park

  • Hyerin Park has joined the Congressional App Challenge from Washington D.C. since 2017 winter. She worked as a coordinator for international students in two countries before landing in Washington, D.C. for an exchange program. She graduated from the Catholic university of Korea with a degree in international studies/politics and Chinese language. She is interested in international development policy and database management. She has taken on Communications and Outreach projects at the Congressional App Challenge.

Agnes Jiang

  • Agnes joins the data analytics team at Congressional App Challenge as she’s pursuing her master degree in Business Analytics at the George Washington University. She’s striving to be a good data analyst that helps organizations with data and technical support.

Zheng Lyu

  • Zheng Lyu joins the 2018 Congressional App Challenge team from Washington, D.C. She is enrolled in the Master of Science in Statistics program at the George Washington University. She enjoys learning more statistical methods to deal with data and gaining more experience to show the data clearly in a picture.

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