Evan Katz

Applied Politics

Evan Katz is a third year honors student studying Political Science and International Affairs with a certificate in Global Studies. He is originally from Atlanta, GA, where he attended the Westminster Schools. Evan serves a Senior Staffer for Representative Spencer Frye’s Legislative Fellowship Program, which gives UGA students the opportunity to work closely with elected officials in the Georgia General Assembly. He is also an advocate for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and captains a team for the annual ONE Walk, raising over $150,000 for type 1 diabetes research over the past 5 years. On campus, Evan writes for the Georgia Political Review and works as a Research Assistant under Dr. Keith Dougherty through the Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities. In the future, Evan hopes to attend law school, work on Capitol Hill, and possibly run for public office.