Philly311 Welcomes Summer Interns

It’s that time of year again and Philly311 is proud to welcome its latest group of summer interns. Selected through the Mayor’s Internship Program, Philly311’s summer interns come from diverse backgrounds and bring varying goals of how they’d like to contribute to city government. Each summer, these interns bring creativity and a fresh perspective to the department. This group is no different. Let’s get to know them:

DSC_0012Charlotte Carstens

College: Hamilton College

Majors: World Politics and German

Internship Duties: Charlotte will work directly with Community Engagement Coordinator Daniel Ramos. She will help with various community engagement projects to help grow the Philly311 Neighborhood Liaison Program.

What to you hope to get out of this internship?

“I would like to work on projects where I feel like I’m making a positive impact on the community.”

DSC_0008Jeremy Comer

College: Washington University in Saint Louis

Majors: Finance and Spanish

Internship Duties: Jeremy will work with Administrative Operations Manager Graham Quinn and Business Analyst Lenwood Greenwood to improve call center processes and Philly311’s knowledge base system.

What do you hope to get out of this internship?

“I would like to learn about how city government operates from the inside and how the community engages with city government from the outside.”

DSC_0003Samantha Miller

College: Indiana University

Major: Public Affairs

Internship Duties: Samantha will work with Knowledge Base Liaison and Social Media Coordinator Kimberly Adams on projects relating to social media, the Philly311 Mobile App, and the knowledge base system.

What do you hope to get out of this internship?

“I want to learn about how the role of city government affects the everyday lives of Philadelphia residents.”

Welcome Charlotte, Jeremy, and Samantha! Have a great summer!

Click here to learn more about the Mayor’s Internship Program

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