BOSTON – Senator Michael O. Moore (D-Millbury) welcomed Katelyn Buckley of Shrewsbury to the State House as part of the office internship program. Katelyn interned within Senator Moore’s State House Office several days during the month of June.
As a rising senior at Shrewsbury High School, Katelyn is an active member of the school’s award-winning theatre program and a senior leader of the Speech and Debate team. She also works to promote school-wide diversity through the Black History Committee. Katelyn is also actively engaged in the school community as the Editor-In-Chief of a student run political journal, The Blue Club, which encourages the adoption of progressive policies at the state and federal levels.
Outside of school, Katelyn volunteers for doctors in China by recording the English pronunciation of medical passages, and enjoys reading about current events in politics. She is particularly passionate about environmental and educational policy, as well as immigration reform.
After high school, Katelyn hopes to attend a liberal arts university in the fall of 2020. She is currently keeping to double major in Environmental Studies and Political Science, and ultimately would like to pursue a career as an environmental lawyer.
Interns in Senator Moore’s State House office assist with daily office operations, conduct legislative research, attend informational seminars with legislators and constitutional officers, and have a first-hand opportunity to observe the Massachusetts legislative process. Individuals interested in internship opportunities with Senator Moore are encouraged to click below.