Ordinarily, if you’re rubbing elbows in the office with congressman, political economists and other influential thinkers, your office is probably on Capitol Hill. In truth, Danyoung Kim doesn’t work on the Hill itself, but she’s not far. And given the cast of people she encounters on a daily basis, it might be easy to mistake…

Steeped in the values of social work, AFW fellow Greg Rockwell knows well enough that bringing about lasting social change can be rewarding. But having that background, he also knows that achieving a satisfactory final result often requires months of very focused and grueling work. It’s this approach that makes his AFW fellowship at Going…

Through his AFW fellowship, Ben Keller is gaining experience confronting some of the same challenges he’ll be facing when he enters his desired professional field. An aspiring network security maven, Keller currently works for sustainability lifestyle company Going Green Today, where he’s involved with expanding the company’s website and “taking it to new places.” “On…

A strong command of the English language is the foundation for a career in writing, but Emily Raffensberger, an AFW fellow, knows it can also lay the groundwork for success in other fields that put a premium on using language well. The York Pa. native is showcasing precisely these skills now in her role at…

Less than eight weeks into her AFW fellowship, Rayner Sullivan landed a job in public relations, her field of focus. The Mississippi native was hired as the Transactional Coordinator at DC Home Buzz, a Washington D.C.-based real estate firm. Her new position involves communicating with people on every side of the home-buying process, along with…

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