Madison Russell is a junior at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, SD, double majoring in History and Political Science. She is originally from Hot Springs, SD. At Black Hills State, she currently serves as the President of College Republicans. Locally, Madison serves as a Precinct Committeewoman on the Fall River County Republican Central Committee. She has been involved with the South Dakota State Legislature, having interned under the Senate President Pro Tempore during the 2020 Session. She then went on to intern at the American Legislative Exchange Council in Arlington, VA in the Summer of 2020 under the President of ALEC Action. Madison plans to partake in local and state politics in the future and is looking forward to representing her home state of South Dakota in the 2021 College Student Congress.