September 28, 2023
The Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce has welcomed interns, Mallory Williams and Leah Brawdy, who will assist with the implementation of the organizations’ Governmental Affairs programs through the 2023-2024 academic year. Mallory is continuing her second year interning while Leah is new. Both are political science majors at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire.
Mallory Williams is a third-year student at University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire working towards a Political Science and Journalism degree. This is Mallory's second year as one of the governmental affairs interns. At UWEC, Mallory is a Student Senator and heavily involved in intramurals and club sports. Mallory is from Elk River, Minnesota and enjoys reading, working out, and spending time with friends.
Leah Brawdy is a Junior at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, majoring in Political Science with a Legal Studies emphasis. Leah is from Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. When not at the Chamber, Leah works at Scheels in Customer Service. For fun, Leah likes to spend time with friends and family, listen to music, read, and go to concerts. After graduation, Leah would like to return to school at Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) for a marketing degree to work in event coordination/management. Then, Leah would like to pursue a career as a paralegal after her time in event management/marketing.
“This internship program has been a critical part of accomplishing the Chamber's public policy work since 1999," noted the Chamber's Vice President Governmental Affairs, Scott Rogers. "It serves to provide a practical experience for the interns," he said, "and helps us to accomplish more work on behalf of the business community."