Alexis Esi is a junior from Princeton Jct, New Jersey majoring in Political Science with a focus on the Politics of Race, Gender, and Sexuality. She is also a member of Yale’s Education Studies Scholars program, which she hopes will work alongside her studies in Grand Strategy to advance her passion for improving access to and quality of the education system across the United States. Alexis has served on the front office and legal team of the Biden-Harris Transition, as an intern at law firm, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, and at various education non-profits. These experiences work together to inform her interest in leveraging public policy as a tool to exact change. Most recently, Alexis has also spent two summers working as an analyst at McKinsey & Company. Outside of her studies, Alexis is involved in Yale’s International Relations Association and tutors in the writing center. In her free time, Alexis enjoys dancing with Yale’s latin and afrobeats dance teams, chai lattes, and spending time in the sun.