The Dupont Circle ANC is seeking candidates to fill its two available paid internship opportunities:
The Desi Deschaine Memorial Community Involvement Internship
Our Community Involvement Internship position is named in honor of Desi Deschaine, former communications and community outreach staff member for Ward 2 Council Member Jack Evans’ office. The Deschaine Community Involvement Intern helps the Commission develop strategies for effective communication with residents, businesses, and other stakeholders; develop and implement press and social media outreach; and enrich the neighborhood by working with other community organizations, non-profits, businesses, residents, and other stakeholders to support neighborhood events and activities. The Deschaine Community Involvement Intern receives a stipend each semester. The expected time commitment is 5-10 hours per week, or 20-25 hours per month.
The Jeff Coudriet Memorial Public Policy Internship
Our Public Policy Internship is named in honor of Jeff Coudriet, former legislative staff member for Ward 2 Council Member Jack Evans’ office. The Coudriet Public Policy Intern helps the Commission improve the overall quality of its decisions and recommendations by researching and reporting on relevant public policy matters — such as best practices in liquor licensing, zoning matters, and historic preservation, or legislation and public policy that affects the neighborhood. The Coudriet Public Policy Intern receives a stipend each semester. The expected time commitment is 5-10 hours per week, or 20-25 hours per month.
Interested applicants for these intern positions should contact Chairperson Will Stephens at firstname.lastname@example.org with a resume and statement of interest by March 15, 2013. Also enclosed here is a flyer advertising the internship positions.