Applied Politics

Brooke Turner is a third-year student from Carrollton, Georgia. Brooke is currently perusing a degree in Political Science with a minor in Communication Studies. Brooke is extremely passionate about state politics and has grown this passion through opportunities such as a grassroots internship with the Brian Kemp for Governor campaign. Most recently, Brooke spent the 2019 Legislative Session interning under the Gold Dome with lobbyist Mark Middleton. In this role Brooke interacted clients across numerous sectors and became increasingly interested in education policy. Following this experience, Brooke served as an intern with the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement for the Summer of 2019. Following graduation Brooke hopes to either pursue a career in legislative affairs or campaign consulting.