We love to celebrate the accomplishments of our LSPP team members--especially when that includes graduating from a higher education program! This semester, we had three team members graduate from their respective programs. Help us in conGRADulating them as they enter their next chapter of life.
Olivia graduated with a Bachelors in Urban & Regional Planning from Texas A&M University. She is moving to Fort Worth to pursue a position that works with local government development in the area. Olivia is a Research Assistant for Lone Star Parity Project.
Rachel Herrera graduate with a Bachelors of Science in Communication Studies from Texas Christian University. She is currently working full-time at a brain injury rehabilitation center in Fort Worth. Rachel is the Feature Editor for Lone Star Parity Project.
Katie Hicken graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Political Science from the University of Texas at Tyler. She recently started a job at a law firm in Dallas. Katie also has plans to one day receive a Master in Public Administration and attend law school. Katie is a Contributor, covering East Texas and North Texas, for Lone Star Parity Project.
As an organization, Lone Star Parity Project prides itself on maintaining an environment for academic excellence. We are proud to share that two of our teams members conferred their respective degrees this past month!
Adrianna Maberry, our Founder & Research Director, received her Masters in Geographic Information Sciences from the University of Texas at Dallas after successfully defending her thesis. She plans to return to Washington, D.C. to a full-time position with the Lone Star Project, a national PAC focused on progressive Texas politics.
Emily Ivey, one of our Contributors from East Texas, received her Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Texas at Tyler. She is currently enrolled to attend Ole Miss Law School, on scholarship, in the Fall of 2019.
ConGRADulations to our graduates!
Over the past month, Lone Star Parity Project has been expanding our team, including the addition of new executive roles. We are happy to share that we have added a new position to our team: Development Director. Filling this role will be Aden Muhammad, our current Outreach Director. This leads us to our second change: Mia Muric will be taking over the position of Outreach Director.
Please help us congratulate Aden and Mia on their transition!