Student Fellows

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Sarah Wright, MPP Student
CESP Student Fellow

Sarah is currently an academic outreach coordinator at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. Previously she worked for the City of Orlando Office of Community Affairs as an AmeriCorps VISTA summer associate working with the Orlando Cares Cities of Service initiative. Sarah has also interned in the House of Representatives for Florida’s 18th district. She is currently pursuing her Master’s in Public Policy with an emphasis in science and technology policy at the Schar School. Sarah earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a minor in sustainability from the George Washington University in 2019. As a Florida native, Sarah enjoys spending time outdoors hiking in Shenandoah and going for runs around DC.


Emily Sharer, MPP, PhD Student
CESP Student Fellow

Emily is currently pursuing a PhD in Psychology at George Mason. She is a recent graduate of the University of Birmingham, where she recieved a Master’s of Science in Political Psychology, and George Mason, where she recieved her Master’s of Public Policy. She has a background in Environmental Policy, Contract Law, and Psychology. Growing up in Texas, Emily loves raising her Texas Longhorn cattle on her family’s ranch, and is passionate about energy policy reform in the agriculture sector.

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Victoria Glasgow, AICP, MPP Student
CESP Student Fellow

Victoria is pursuing her Master of Public Policy with a concentration in Science and Technology policy. She graduated with her Bachelor’s in Urban Planning from the University of Virginia and worked as a practicing planner before moving to the DMV. She hopes to combine her passions for energy policy and multimodal transportation to discover new infrastructural solutions for broader power challenges. When not studying, Victoria is exploring cities on her bicycle.