Tristan Macdonald ’12
Hometown: Salem, VA
Major: Political Science
Post-Graduation Plan: Political Lobbyist
Tristan Macdonald ’12 credits his experience at Randolph-Macon College with inspiring
him to pursue a career in politics where he hopes to work as a lobbyist or become
part of a grassroots movement. His excitement for lobbying grew during an internship
with Whitehead Consulting, LLC, led by R-MC alumnus D. Calloway “Cal” Whitehead
III ’96. Macdonald says he gained rich experience during his internship and believes
that the opportunity to network and work with alumni is invaluable.
In this video, Macdonald talks about why he chose to attend Randolph-Macon College
and about the support he received from professors and alumni.
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