Jack Nicholson is a second-year Master of Public Policy candidate at the Trachtenberg School. He graduated from University of Richmond with degrees in Leadership Studies and Journalism. After graduating from Richmond, Jack joined Teach for America’s Nashville corps, where he taught middle school literacy and composition for four years. While living in Nashville, he also earned a Master’s of Education from Lipscomb University and interned for the Nashville Mayors Office. When Jack is not working, he enjoys reading, hiking, and watching sports.
Alex Borkholder is a second-year MPP candidate at the Trachtenberg School, with an interest in foreign policy issues. He currently works in political advertising and has experience working on congressional campaigns, in the United States Senate, and as program manager of a progressive polling firm. Alex graduated from the University of Florida with degrees in Political Science and Economics and a minor in Public Leadership. When not working or studying, he enjoys cooking, listening to audio books, and playing with Kona, his french bulldog.
Authors for Volume 29 (2021-2022)