What Are The Freedom Frog Staff Members Up To This Summer?

FF staff are working and interning all around the country this summer!


It’s summer time! Since many of our contributors are working and interning this summer, our traffic will be slower than usual.

Check out what some of our talented staff members are up to during our brief summer hiatus.

Lauren Dooley, our associate editor, is taking her skills to the Capital. She is a part of the Fund for American Studies Economic and Public Policy Program. She is interning with Drucker Lawhon, a congressional fundraising firm. Lauren is working closely with the donors, chiefs of staff, and lobbyists of the firm’s conservative clients.

Matt VanHyfte, our executive editor and chief of staff, is working for Mercador Energy in Dallas, Texas this summer. He will be working on land and mineral acquisition during his time with the prestigious oil and gas company.

Our Director of Communications, Ack Williams, is working as a paralegal for top Fort Worth law office, The Hill Firm.

Contributor Mallory Stender is interning at Young America’s Foundation’s Reagan Ranch Center in Santa Barbara, California this summer. She will spend her time on the west coast working with the exhibits and gallery at the “Rancho Del Cielo” center. She also gives tours of the Ranch to supporters, high school students and college students in the area.

Annabel Scott, editor-in-chief, is also participating in a YAF program in Washington, D.C. She is a member of the National Journalism Center’s summer program. She is also reporting on Capitol Hill with Media Research Center’s CNSnews.com.