Laura Cusack serves as director of the Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems (ICPES). Her role is to ensure that students have an outstanding experience while they intern, take courses at George Mason University and network with leaders during their time in D.C.
Laura is from Chicago and previously worked as program director of JUF’s Israel Education Center, where she oversaw internship programs, speaker series, built relationships with campus partners in Illinois and more. Laura is a graduate of North Park University in Chicago, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in political science. She spent the last year in Florida and now resides in northern Virginia.