Andrew Cunningham ‘21

Hometown: Decatur, Illinois
Major: Political Science
Future Plans: Work as a legislative aide

Andrew Cunningham is only in his second year at the University of Illinois Springfield, however he’s already been a part of at least four political campaigns, including a statewide governor’s race. On campus, Cunningham is the internal vice president for the Student Government Association, the vice president of the College Republicans, a member of the Student Advocacy Coalition, Campus Senate and is a Capital Scholars Honors Program member and peer mentor. Following graduation from UIS, Cunningham plans to attend graduate school and start a career as a legislative aide. He’s also considering a career in public relations or political journalism.

Leadership is lived at UIS. Every day.


Posted on November 20, 2018