By Josh Richman
Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 10:07 am in Obama presidency.
Five people with Bay Area ties are among the dozens announced Thursday as the Spring 2013 crop of White House interns:
Nicholas Coe of San Mateo, a 2012 graduate of St. Olaf College in Minnesota, and a former field organizer at Organizing for America;
Adrian Ferrari of Saratoga, a student at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire;
Brittany Frye of Santa Rosa, a student and president of the College Democrats at New York University;
Adam Susaneck of Wellington, Fla., a student at the University of California, Berkeley and a former Obama campaign worker; and
Maxwell Wallace of San Francisco, a senior in the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service.
The White House’s news release says the internship program’s mission “is to make the White House accessible to future leaders around the nation and to prepare those devoted to public service for future leadership opportunities.”
Interns work in one of several departments, including the Domestic Policy Council, the National Economic Council, the Office of Cabinet Affairs, the Office of Chief of Staff, the Office of Communications, the Office of Digital Strategy, the Office of the First Lady, the Office of Legislative Affairs, the Office of Management and Administration, the Office of Presidential Correspondence, the Office of Presidential Personnel, the Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs, the Office of Scheduling and Advance, the Office of the Vice President, the Office of the White House Counsel, and the Office of White House Fellows.