2023 Fall Congressional Interns
Congressional Intern, Presented By: Coca-Cola Foundation
Hometown: Fremont, California
School: University of California, Los Angeles
Major: Political Science
Placement: The Office of Rep. Eric Swalwel
Diego-Alonso Sevillano is a motivated and ambitious individual hailing from a diverse family background. Born and raised in the vibrant Bay Area, he appreciates the cultural richness and values instilled by his Salvadoran heritage.
Diego recently graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. He is passionate about understanding the intricate workings of governments and their impact on society. Diego’s academic journey has been marked by dedication and flourishing extracurricular activities.
Looking towards the future, Diego aspires to pursue a career in public service, with a focus on policy-making and advocacy. He aims to work towards creating positive change in his community, addressing socio-economic disparities and amplifying the voices of marginalized populations.
As a CHCI Intern, Diego hopes to gain valuable insights into the legislative process and strengthen his understanding of public policy. He is eager to collaborate with professionals in the field and enhance his leadership skills. This internship presents an incredible opportunity for Diego to contribute to meaningful initiatives and make a lasting impact on the lives of others.