Matt O’Connor is a digital intern with Run the World Digital.
A Chicago-area native, Matt is currently a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he studies political science and strategic communications.
He previously worked as a district intern in the Office of U.S. Congressman Bill Foster, a press assistant on U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin’s reelection campaign, and as an award-winning journalist and editor-in-chief at The Badger Herald, the nation’s largest fully independent student newspaper. A lover of the Midwest, he’s thrilled to elect more progressives across the country by creating real connections and telling compelling stories through digital tools.