Arkansas – Ilana Svartz

Ilana Svartz




Austin, Texas
Hendrix College

Ilana Svartz is a senior at Hendrix college, though she hails from Austin, Texas, and will graduate this May with a major in politics and a minor in social justice. On campus, Ilana holds leadership positions in multiple student organizations and is a part of the Student Congress, Mock Trial, and Model UN debate teams. Outside of campus, Ilana has worked with multiple organizations as an organizer and canvasser and as a policy & communications intern at Arkansas’s only state-wide immigration advocacy organization. Most recently, Ilana has interned on Chris Jones’s gubernatorial campaign. After she graduates, Ilana hopes to take all her experiences with her as she pursues a career in elections and electoral reform where she hopes to help create a more just and representative election system and government.