Cary Lynne Thigpen

Applied Politics

Cary Lynne Thigpen studies Political Science and is set to graduate in Fall 2019. She is currently a staff member at Greening Forward, a non-profit focused on getting youth involved in environmental protection, where she organizes clean-ups, conferences, and works with people from all around the country. Cary Lynne regularly volunteers at the Oconee County Tourism Department helping with the day-to-day needs of the Welcome Center. As a leisure activity, Cary Lynne serves as the Vice President for With Someone Else’s Money, UGA’s premier co-ed a capella group! In the future, she hopes to get a job on the hill, either in a congressional office or as a lobbyist, and eventually run for public office herself!