Elsa Alvarado (2020)
United States of America
Elsa Alvarado is a recent graduate of Middlebury College where she majored in Political Science with an emphasis in Foreign Policy and a minor in French. She is currently a Litigation Assistant for Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. The daughter of Nicaraguan immigrants, she is a transformative leader for the Hispanic community through her partnerships and impactful volunteer work with the Hispanic Scholarship Fund and Hispanic Heritage Foundation. Elsa was the recipient of the U.S. State Department Gilman Scholarship to study abroad at Sciences Po in Paris and has worked for the U.S. State Department, NYC Mayor's Office, and Public Defender Service of D.C. She hopes to pursue a career in international law. Elsa is 22 years old and from Queens, New York in the United States.