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The Leadership Institute’s Campus Reform develops conservative students and young journalists into media and public policy professionals. Our journalists use the training, mentorship, and experience they received writing for Campus Reform to launch their conservative media, communication, or public policy careers.

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Kyle Perisic
Kyle Perisic | Contributor at Daily Caller

Kyle Perisic is a Contributor to the Daily Caller. Prior to this role, he was a Leadership Institute intern, reporting on liberal bias and abuse for Campus Reform. He graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.

Justin Caruso
Justin Caruso | Contributor, The Daily Caller

Justin Caruso is a Contributor at The Daily Caller. While attending The George Washington University, Justin worked as a Campus Reform Correspondent covering liberal bias and abuse. His work has been featured on Fox News, Fox Nation, Drudge Report, and Real Clear Politics.

Neetu  Chandak
Neetu Chandak | Fellow, The Daily Caller

Neetu is a Fellow at The Daily Caller. Prior to joining the Daily Caller team, Neetu was a New York Senior Campus Correspondent at Cornell University, and reported on liberal bias and abuse for Campus Reform.  

Grace Gottschling
Grace Gottschling | Investigative Reporter

Grace Gottschling is the Investigative Reporter for Campus Reform. She is a recent graduate of The College of New Jersey.

Jacob Grandstaff
Jacob Grandstaff | Contributing Writer, Medium

Jacob Grandstaff is a Contributing Writer with Medium. Formerly, he was a Contributing Writer with Red Alert Politics. He is a former Alabama Campus Correspondent, and reported liberal bias and abuse on college campuses for Campus Reform. At the University of North Alabama, Jacob was involved in College Republicans and Young Americans for Freedom.

Anthony Leonardi
Anthony Leonardi | Staff Writer at Washington Examiner

Anthony Leonardi is a Staff Writer at Washington Examiner. Prior to joining the Washington Examiner, Anthony was a Florida Campus Correspondent, reporting on liberal bias and abuse at the University of Florida. He graduated with a degree in Political Science and minored in History and Mass Communications. Anthony was also active with Young Americans for Freedom and Turning Point USA.

Abigail Marone
Abigail Marone | Press Assistant, Republican National Committee

Abigail Marone is a Press Assistant for the Republican National Committee. Prior to starting at the RNC, she was a Washington, D.C. Campus Correspondent reporting on liberal bias and abuse on campus for Campus Reform.

William Nardi
William Nardi | Journalist, Intercollegiate Studies Institute

Will Nardi is a journalist at the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. A former Virginia Campus Correspondent, he has reported on liberal bias and abuse on campus for Campus Reform.

Troy Worden
Troy Worden | Contributor, Washington Examiner

Troy Worden is a Contributor for the Washington Examiner. He is a former California Campus Correspondent for Campus Reform. He is a graduate of UC Berkeley, where he studied English and Philosophy.

Amber Athey
Amber Athey | White House Correspondent at The Daily Caller

Amber Athey is a White House Correspondent at The Daily Caller. Prior to joining the Daily Caller team, Amber was an Investigative Reporter covering liberal bias and abuse for Campus Reform. She graduated from Georgetown University with a B.A. in Government and Economics, and was a member of the 2016-2017 Koch Associate Program.

Mariana Barillas
Mariana Barillas | News Producer at Sinclair's The National Desk

Mariana Barillas is a News Producer at Sinclair Broadcast Group's The National Desk. Prior to joining Sinclair, Marana was a Michigan Correspondent, reporting liberal bias and abuse on college campuses for Campus Reform.

Lauren Cooley
Lauren Cooley | Editor at Red Alert Politics

Lauren Cooley is an Editor at Red Alert Politics. She attended the University of Miami, where she reported liberal bias and abuse on campus for Campus Reform and founded Campus Red.

Andres Del Aguila
Andres Del Aguila | Fox News, Assignment Desk Assistant

Andres Del Aguila is an Assignment Desk Assistant at Fox News. Prior to joining Fox, Andres was a New Mexico Campus Correspondent, reporting liberal bias and abuse on campus for Campus Reform. He graduated from the University of New Mexico, studying Political Science, Journalism, and Mass Communications.

Caleb Ecarma
Caleb Ecarma | Reporter, Mediaite

Caleb Ecarma is a Reporter at Mediaite. Prior to his work there, Caleb worked at USA Today. He is a former South Carolina Campus Correspondent, who reported on liberal bias on campus for Campus Reform. Caleb graduated from North Greenville University and studied Digital Media.

Gretchen Edelman
Gretchen Edelman | Executive Online Editor, Georgia Law Review

Gretchen Edelman is an Executive Online Editor at Georgia Law Review. Previously, she was a Mississippi Campus Correspondent, reporting liberal bias and abuse on campus for Campus Reform. She studied Political Science and Economics at the University of Mississippi in Oxford.

Joshua Eisen
Joshua Eisen | Opinion Writer, Daily Wire

Josh Eisen is an Opinion Writer at the Daily Wire. Formerly, Josh was a Campus Correspondent and reported liberal bias and abuse on campus for Campus Reform. After completing a one-year program at Bar-Ilan University in Israel, Josh graduated with a degree in Political Philosophy, Logic and Epistemology at the University of Western Ontario in Canada.

Joely Friedman
Joely Friedman | Communications Consultant, National Geographic Partners

Joely Friedman is a Communications Consultant with National Geographic Partners. Prior to this role, she was a Press Officer for the Israeli Embassy. During College, she was an Ohio Campus Correspondent, covering liberal bias and abuse on college campuses for Campus Reform.

Katherine Grise
Katherine Grise | Breaking News Editor, CNN

Kate Grise is a breaking news editor for CNN. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she worked as a Campus Reform correspondent, reporting on liberal bias around the state of North Carolina.

Peter Hasson
Peter Hasson | Associate Editor of The Daily Caller

Peter Hasson is the Associate Editor for The Daily Caller. In the past, Peter worked as a Campus Correspondent, exposing liberal bias around the country while attending the University of Dallas. His work has been featured by Fox News, Hot Air, and The Drudge Report, among others. In addition to his work with Campus Reform, Peter has also previously written for The Federalist, Collegiate Network Newslink, and the Dallas Morning News.

Emily Jashinsky
Emily Jashinsky | Culture Editor, The Federalist

Emily Jashinsky is the Culture Editor at The Federalist. Formerly, she was a commentary writer for The Washington Examiner. Prior to joining the Examiner, Emily worked as the spokeswoman for the Young America’s Foundation and while in school at George Washington University, reported on Liberal bias and abuse as a Campus Reform Correspondent. She appears regularly on Fox News and other local and national outlets.

Elliot Kaufman
Elliot Kaufman | Assistant Features Editor, Wall Street Journal

Elliot Kaufman is the Assistant Features Editor with the Wall Street Journal. Prior to beginning his work at the Wall Street Journal, Elliot was a California Campus Correspondent, reporting on liberal bias and abuse on campus for Campus Reform. He graduated from Stanford University.

Emily Larsen
Emily Larsen | Fact Check Reporter at The Daily Caller

Emily Larsen is a Fact Check Reporter at The Daily Caller News Foundation. Prior to joining The Daily Caller, Emily managed, recruited, and trained Campus Correspondents as Campus Reform's Program Manager. She also worked for the Leadership Institute as a Regional Field Coordinator.

Maggie Lit
Maggie Lit | Outreach Manager, the Herald Group

Maggie Lit is an Outreach Manager at the Herald Group. Prior to this role, Maggie was a reporter covering liberal bias and abuse for Campus Reform, and also wrote for The Daily Caller and Radio America. During her time in college, Maggie produced content for politically conservative news outlets including The Daily Caller, Radio America, and CBS Denver.

Allison Maass
Allison Maass | Multimedia Journalist at Gray TV

Lauren Maass is a Multimedia Journalist at Gray TV's Washington Bureau. She is a former Minnesota Campus Correspondent for Campus Reform.

Mairead McArdle
Mairead McArdle | News Writer at National Review

Mairead McArdle is a News Writer at National Review. Prior to this role, she was a California Campus Correspondent, writing stories about liberal bias and abuse on college campuses. She is a graduate of Thomas Aquinas College.

Gabby Orr
Gabby Orr | White House Reporter, Politico

Gabby Orr is a White House Reporter for Politico. Prior to this role, she has been a White House Correspondent for the Washington Examiner, and a Washington Bureau Chief for the New York Post. Prior to joining those publications, Gabby worked as a Campus Correspondent, reporting on liberal bias around the country. During her time as a correspondent, Gabby appeared regularly on Fox News, The Blaze, and One America News. She is a graduate of George Washington University.

Jackson Richman
Jackson Richman | Contributor at Washington Examiner

Jackson Richman is a Contributor for the Washington Examiner. Prior to this role, he was a D.C. Campus Correspondent covering liberal bias and abuse for Campus Reform. He is a graduate of George Washington University.

Kaitlyn Schallhorn
Kaitlyn Schallhorn | Reporter at Fox News

Kaitlyn Schallhorn is a Reporter at Fox News. Prior to joining the Fox News Team, Kaitlyn was a Reporter for Campus Reform, covering liberal bias and abuse on campus. She has also written for Red Alert Politics.

Pardes Seleh
Pardes Seleh | Associate Producer, Fox News

Pardes Seleh is an Associate Producer at Fox News. She has also worked as the Contributors Editor at Red Alert Politics, as well as a writer for The Daily Wire. While in College at UCLA, Pardes worked as a Campus Correspondent for Campus Reform, exposing liberal bias and abuse around the country.

Diana Stancy
Diana Stancy | Breaking News Reporter for the Washington Examiner

Diana Stancy is a Breaking News Reporter for the Washington Examiner. She previously worked as a Campus Correspondent, covering liberal bias and abuse for Campus Reform. She is a graduate of Elon University.

Jordan Stein
Jordan Stein | Public Relations Coordinator at Gun Owners of America

Jordan Stein is the Public Relations Coordinator at Gun Owners of America. While attending Liberty University, Jordan founded Students at Liberty for Gun Rights and worked as a Campus Correspondent for Campus Reform, exposing liberal bias and abuse around the country.

Katherine Timpf
Katherine Timpf | Reporter and Commentator at Fox News

Katherine Timpf is a former Campus Reform Reporter, having covered liberal bias and abuse across the country. She currently works for National Review and Fox News, where she regularly appears on hit programs such as Outnumbered, Fox and Friends, and The Greg Gutfeld Show. She is also a stand-up comic, and performs at venues throughout the country.

Andrea  Vacchiano
Andrea Vacchiano | Production Assistant, Fox News

Andrea Vacchiano is a Production Assistant at Fox News. Formerly, Andrea was a New Jersey Campus Correspondent, and reported on liberal bias and abuse on college campuses for Campus Reform. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Rutgers University with B.A.s in History and Political Science.

Peter Van Voorhis
Peter Van Voorhis | Contributor at The Washington Examiner

Peter Van Voorhis is a columnist, political strategist, and media commentator. He is currently a contributor for The Washington Examiner, where he offers critical analysis on the pressing political issues of our time. He is a frequent guest on local news, talk radio, and national TV, and has been cited by Fox News, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Good Morning America, TIME, the Washington Post, and others. Previously, Peter was a Campus Reform Correspondent at the University of California, Irvine, where he covered liberal bias and abuse on campus. He has also contributed to the Daily Wire, The College Fix, The Blaze, Euronews, and Red Alert Politics.

William Witt
William Witt | Social Media Influencer, PragerU

William Witt is a Social Media Influencer for PragerU. Prior to joining the Campus Reform team, WIlliam was a Colorado Campus Correspondent for Campus Reform, covering liberal bias and abuse on college campuses. He studied English at the University of Colorado Denver where he served as the chapter President of Turning Point USA.