Find Your Voice | Raise Your Voice

NGP DIRECTORY

Page 1Page 2Page 3Page 4Page 5
A B C D F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W Y
Photo of Ryan Adell Ryan Adell Founder & International Director

Ryan Adell is the Founder and International Director of Next Generation Politics. Understanding that many of his peers felt distanced from the governmental and political process, Ryan founded NGP to promote civic engagement and bipartisanship among young people. Since its outset in 2016,, Ryan has grown the Next Generation Politics movement into a network of students, elected officials, educators and activists from across the United States and beyond....

Photo of YVote YVote

YVote is working to create a cross-partisan, youth civic engagement movement through which young people can channel their passions and beliefs into positive civic action, at and beyond the ballot box. Recent events have catalyzed an enormous appetite to create change, and many youth yearn to find a way to channel their efforts to strengthen civil society and to build a more just and equitable world. ...

Photo of Ryan Arranz Ryan Arranz Director of Outreach & Expansion

Ryan Arranz is a senior at North Babylon High School. As Director of Outreach and Expansion, he works to grow the influence of Next Generation Politics through new events and innovation of management and partnerships. Ryan hopes to continue expanding Next Generation Politics by widening its breadth and collaborating with local organizations and elected officials....

Photo of Avalon Fenster Avalon Fenster Director of Diversity

Avalon Zborovsky-Fenster is a sophomore at the Stony Brook School on Long Island, New York and the Director of Diversity for Next Generation Politics. Avalon interns for NY Congressman Tom Suozzi and the Suffolk County Democrats, and she volunteers with the Long Island Cares Harry Chapin Food Bank....

Photo of Joseph MacKenna Joseph MacKenna Director of Civic Engagement

Joseph MacKenna is a 17 year old senior at Kings Park High School. Hailing from Long Island, New York, Joseph is currently the Director of Civic Engagement of Next Generation Politics. Joseph is actively involved within his school and community through the Site-Based Committee, Student Council, Mock Trial , and Model United Nations....

Photo of Noah Rothstein Noah Rothstein Director of Event Coordination

Noah Rothstein is a passionate student at North Babylon High School in the realm of government politics and his desire to eliminate political apathy among Generation Z. He plans to oversee and organize successful events that allow our members a chance to learn about government and the political process....

Photo of Nick Sawicki Nick Sawicki Editor-in-Chief, NGP Blog

Nick Sawicki is a junior at Shady Side Academy in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Editor-in-Chief of the Next Generation Politics Blog. Nick is an avid writer and journalist, and he is editor-in-chief of the Next Generation Politics Blog. Additionally, Nick is editor-in-chief of his school’s newspaper and captain of his school’s Science Olympiad team....

Photo of Chase Schare Chase Schare Communications Director

Chase Schare, a senior at Commack High School, is the Communications Director of Next Generation Politics. In his position, Chase is responsible for reaching out to elected officials, scholars, and activists to speak at NGP events. Aside from his passion for politics, Chase is a junior volunteer at Huntington Hospital, and a member of the Hebrew Culture Club at his school....

Photo of The League of Women Voters The League of Women Voters

The League of Women Voters is a citizens’ organization that has fought since 1920 to improve government and engage all citizens in the decisions that impact their lives. Operating at national, state and local levels through more than 800 state and local Leagues, in all 50 states as well in DC, the Virgin Islands and Hong Kong, the League shares a mission that closely aligns with that of Next Generation Politics....

Photo of United States Army United States Army

On June 1st, 2017, Next Generation Politics was officially sponsored by the United States Army. Through the help of  NGP’s Smithtown Chapter Leader Brian Femminella and Staff Sergeant Leonor, Mervin L. of the U.S Army Career Center of Smithtown, NY, Next Generation Politics was able to secure this sponsorship.  ...

Photo of Shreeya Aranake Shreeya Aranake California State Director

Shreeya Aranake is a junior at Milpitas High School in Milpitas, California. She is a member of TEDxMilpitasHigh and the varsity tennis team at her high school. Shreeya is also a contributor to the NGP Blog, and she hopes to explore the field of economics in her future writing career.

Photo of Bennett Brown Bennett Brown Mississippi State Director

Bennett Brown is a senior year at Oxford High School in Oxford, Mississippi.  Bennett, among other clubs, is actively involved in his school’s Feminism Club and Chess Club. He has volunteered at a veterinary animal hospital and several camps, and he enjoys table tennis in his spare time....

Photo of Gracie Doyle Gracie Doyle Idaho State Director

Gracie Doyle is a junior at Wood River High School in Hailey, Idaho. She participates in varsity tennis, varsity debate, Model U.N., Key club, environmental club, Business Professionals of America and National Honor Society. Gracie aspires to empower young people in her school and community to develop political opinions and strong voices through NGP.

Photo of Kate Goodpaster Kate Goodpaster Indiana State Director

Katelyn Goodpaster is a junior at New Castle High School in New Castle, Indiana. In addition to Katelyn’s work with NGP, she is the vice president of her school’s speech and debate team, a member of the equality club, and a volunteer art teacher....

Photo of Matthew Matisz Matthew Matisz Pennsylvania State Director

Matt Matisz is a junior at Vincentian Academy in Pittsburgh, PA. He is a member of his school’s Mock Trial Team and Student Government. Matt is passionate about youth activism in the political process and campaigning, and he is looking forward to collaborating with chapter leaders from across his state of Pennsylvania.

Photo of Damla Ozbay Damla Ozbay Turkey Director

Damla is a senior at Eyüboğlu High School in Istanbul, Turkey. As an avid Model United Nations member, Damla hopes to use NGP as a platform to bring together global perspectives as well as unify varying perspectives present in her own country....

Photo of Annabelle Pukas Annabelle Pukas Montana State Director

Annabelle Pukas is a junior and full IB candidate at Flathead High School in Kalispell, Montana. As an active member of her community, Annabelle is aware of the rapidly changing political paradigm, and she hopes to ensure Generation Z has a powerful voice as critical decisions are made in government.

Photo of Bhavana Ravala Bhavana Ravala Illinois State Director

Bhavana Ravala is currently a senior at Normal Community High school in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois. Outside of NGP, Bhavana promotes civic engagement through Vote16 Illinois and Bridge the Divide. She is also active in speech and debate, ultimately in preparation for a career in law or government....

Photo of Cate Schick Cate Schick New York State Director

Cate Schick is a senior at Garden City High School in Garden City, NY. She is an active member within her school community, serving on the Class of 2018 student council and as president of Tri-M Music Honor Society. In her spare time, Cate runs her own business as an academic and music tutor, plays on the varsity soccer team, and volunteers at her local Roman Catholic Church.

Photo of Tanya Singh Tanya Singh India Director

Tanya Singh is a high school senior from India.  Her poems have appeared, or are forthcoming, in Literary Orphans, Dear Damsels, among other publications. She serves as a Blog Editor for Moledro Magazine, and a First Reader for Polyphony H.S....