Payton Roberts ‘17

Hometown: Antioch, IL
Major: Political Science & Legal Studies
Future Plans: Become a lawyer


Payton Roberts loves volunteering with children on and off campus. At UIS, she is the volunteer coordinator for the Lee Elementary Homework Club. She and other UIS students travel to the school weekly to help kids with their homework and teach them about different cultures from around the world. She has also spent the past two summers volunteering with kids in Israel and spent a summer interning in Washington, D.C. She serves as the vice president of the Pre-Law Society, works in the Pre-Law Center and is a member of the UIS Capital Scholars Honors Program. Roberts recently accepted a new internship with the Illinois Legislative Research Unit at the Illinois State Capitol. Following that internship, she plans to attend law school.

Leadership is lived at UIS. Every day.

 

Posted on June 15, 2017