Interns of the Week

Meet our incredible interns who have already made their mark on this campaign. Read about why they decided to volunteer for Chris – and join them by signing up to volunteer or interning to make a difference with #TeamQuinn.

 

Judah, Manhattan NY

I want Chris to be elected because…

She is the only candidate with a real record of results.

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because…

I think she is the only candidate capable of leading New York in the right direction.

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was…

Hold signs at a press conference.

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

Working in a dynamic work environment that has one goal in mind.

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

Convincing voters that she is the best person for the job.

 

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Dennis, Queens NY

I want Chris to be elected because... 

She’s got a solid record of helping the underprivileged and is able to make tough decisions. Chris has strong convictions and is a leader capable of representing NYC.

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because….

I wanted to do something useful over my summer break, and working on a political campaign for the NYC mayoral race seemed to be just that.   

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was…

Knock on some doors in Washington Heights. I should have worn more comfortable shoes.

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

The people I meet everyday have so much character and it shows in your conversations with them

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

Knocking on doors and phone banking!

 

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Brandon, Staten Island NY

I want Chris to be elected because…

She knows what is right for the city and she knows how to get things done effectively. 

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because….

I wanted to help with a historical campaign, and help support Chris and her quest to be mayor directly.             

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was… 

Petition for signatures in Brooklyn.              

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

Talking to people all over New York City about Chris and her goals and ideas if she became mayor.              

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by...

Knocking on as many doors as I can each and every day in order to help spread the word about Chris!              

 

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Ali, Westchester NY

I want Chris to be elected because…

She knows what is right for the city and she knows how to get things done effectively. Also, I think it would be AMAZING to have a woman as mayor.              

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because…

I wanted to help with a historical campaign, and help support Chris and her quest to be mayor directly.             

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was…

Petition for signatures in Brooklyn.              

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

Talking to people all over New York City about Chris and her goals and ideas if she became mayor.              

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

Knocking on as many doors as I can each and every day in order to help spread the word about Chris!              

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Audrey, Providence NH

I want Chris to be elected because...

I believe that she is the only candidate capable of leading a city as complex as New York.

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because…

I wanted to be a part of the historic grassroots movement that will elect the first female mayor of the city.

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was…

Canvassing apartments in Inwood.

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

Being surrounded by so many fun and dedicated people who care so much about this city.

 I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

 Spreading the word about everything she has done and will continue to do for New York.

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Adam, Needham MA

I want Chris to be elected because…

She is the only candidate with a clear vision and a strong record. I am confident that Christine Quinn will continue to fight for the middle class, and do all that is possible to improve the education system in New York City.

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because…

It was a chance for me to see what a political campaign is all about, and also play a role in one of the most important elections of this decade.

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was…

Canvass in Washington Heights

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

Getting to explore so many neighborhoods in New York City, as well as talk to voters of all ages.

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

Continue to spread the word about Chris, and explain to the people of New York city why she is the best candidate.

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Taylor, Manhattan NY

I want Chris to be elected because…

She can get things done in New York, things that will benefit citizens from all walks of life across all five boroughs. Her track record, as both a Councilwoman and as Speaker, speaks for itself. She will continue to keep New York the best big city in the world.

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because….

I thought it would be a great way to be politically active. I wanted to learn more about municipal politics and saw this as a great opportunity to bone up, as well as learn the nitty-gritty of campaigning.

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was…

Canvass the lovely neighborhood of Astoria.

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

The people – meeting interesting folks from all parts of New York has been awesome.

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

Knocking on as many doors as I can and talking to as many voters as possible.

 

Aaron, Westchester NY

I want Chris to be elected because...

Of her strong track record as speaker of the City Council, and ideas that resonate with my views.

I got involved with Chris because…

I wanted to gain experience working for a campaign, while working for the candidate that best represents my beliefs.

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was...

Knock on doors in Brooklyn.

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is...

Working on its social media initiatives.

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by...

Working as many hours and days as possible.

 

Lily, Brooklyn NY

I want Chris to be elected because...

She's the best (and only!) woman for the job.

I got involved with Chris because…

I wanted to help make the greatest city in the world even greater.

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was...

Visit Queens!

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is...

Never having to question whether I'm working for the best candidate.

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

Doing whatever it takes!

Marshal, Brooklyn NY

I want Chris to be elected because…

I understand that there's a huge difference between claiming to be able to govern and being able to point to a tangible record. Chris is the only candidate who's demonstrated time and again as speaker that she has the leadership skills to manage the thousands of public employees who make New York the greatest city in the world.

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because…

I love politics and it’s great to work for a candidate you believe in.

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was…

I got to attend and videotape Inez Dickens’ endorsement of Chris.

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

Being able to work with and learn from some of the most qualified and intelligent people in the political world.

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

Making sure all my friends show up at primary day knowing each candidate’s true record.

Alice, Manhattan NY

I want Chris to be elected because…

I believe that she is the candidate with the best ability to accomplish what she says she will.

I got involved in the Quinn campaign because…

I wanted to get an inside look at New York politics.

The first thing I did for the Quinn campaign was…

Write tweets!

The thing I like best about working for the Quinn campaign is…

Being part of a hard-working team.

I am going to help Chris win between now and Primary Day by…

Continuing to work on the campaign and spreading the word to my friends that Chris is the best choice.