Meet the Vita et Veritas Team
Evy is a Yale senior from Rockford, Illinois, studying Humanities. In college, she has been kept busy by the Yale Political Union, Yale Faith in Action, and activities at St. Thomas More Chapel. She previously served on the 2015 and 2014 Vita teams and was the Spring 2016 President of CLAY. She is one of Trumbull College's seven freshman counselors this year, works in the Yale Office of General Counsel, and hopes to someday pursue a career in academia.
Sean is a junior from Jackson, Mississippi. He is studying History of Science, Medicine, and Public Health. Sean has been an active member of Yale Faith and Action, worked for the admissions office as a Student Ambassador, and is currently serving as a chaplain's office fellow. He was also previously a member of Yale's Air Force ROTC program. In his spare time, Sean enjoys hiking, camping, and running. He is Fall 2016 Secretary of CLAY.
Chelsea is a junior Political Science major at Yale originally from the Southern Oregon coast. She is a member of the Federalist Party of the Yale Political Union and serves on Yale Faith and Action's Rooted team. When not with either of these two groups, you can usually find her in her college's kitchen baking cookies. She hopes to pursue a career in health policy after graduation. She also worked on last year's Vita conference.
Stuart is a junior Mechanical Engineering major from Hazelhurst, Mississippi. At Yale, he is a Chaplaincy Fellow, and is an active member of the Archery Team, Yale Students for Christ, and the Federalist Party of the Yale Political Union. This is his first year assisting with the Vita et Veritas Conference.
Elizabeth is a senior Ecology and Evolutionary Biology major at Yale from outside Chicago, Illinois. She has served on the board of the Yale Polish Students' Society, as Guardian and Scrivener of the Federalist Party of the Yale Political Union and as a volunteer in multiple pregnancy resource centers since high school. She also is a member of the National Champion Yale Sailing Team. She was the Fall 2015 President of CLAY and served on the 2015 Vita team.
Jenna is a junior in Stiles College. She was born in Kalispell, Montana, where she grew up reading obsessively and making baby quilts with her mother and grandmother. At Yale, Jenna debates in the Party of the Right of the Political Union, dances on the ballroom team, sings in two choirs, and spins yarn in the Ezra Stiles weaving room. She was the Spring 2016 CLAY secretary and this is her first year on the Vita team. She enjoys theology, knitting, chatting with her friends over tea, and of course, babies.
Christian is a junior from Clarkstown, New York. He is studying History with a specialization in the United States. At Yale, he spends most of his time split between the Yale Political Union and CLAY. He has served as the Treasurer, Scrivener, and Chairman of the Federalist Party. After graduating from Yale, Christian hopes to attend law school and pursue a career as a prosecutor. This will be his first year on the Vita team.
Eli is a double Chemical Engineering and Classical Civilization major from Hot Springs, Arkansas. He participates in Yale Students for Christ, the Yale Political Union as a member of the Conservative Party, and Yale Outdoors. When back home in Arkansas, Eli enjoys hunting, fishing, and eating his grandma's biscuits and gravy. This is Eli's first year assisting with the Vita et Veritas Conference.