Victoria Leoni Senior Portrait 2015Victoria Leoni is a junior at The George Washington University studying journalism at the School of Media and Public Affairs. With a longtime passion for writing, Victoria intends to pursue a career covering politics for a national or international print publication. Her published work so far can be found here. Victoria has taken advantage of her time at GW to gain experience outside of newspapers as well. She joined GW-TV, the university’s student-run television station, as a freshman and developed a host of new camera and technical skills. This year, she serves as the organization’s Director of Public Relations, and her responsibilities include managing social media accounts, working with executive producers to develop detailed PR plans, cultivating and maintaining relationships with organization alumni, and leading fundraising initiatives. Additionally, Victoria is currently a congressional intern at California Congressman Darrell Issa’s D.C. office. There she receives calls from constituents, attends briefings, and works directly with the communications director on various press projects. No matter where her career takes her, Victoria hopes her future will involve lots of laughter, time outdoors, travel, and Giants baseball.