Abigail Bartels   -  Volunteer Faculty at the Leadership Institute

Abigail Bartels

Abigail is currently the Youth Leadership School Intern at the Leadership Institute. She recruits students and organizes Youth Leadership Schools from Arlington to Seattle.


Originally from Ham Lake, Minnesota, Abigail is a sophomore at the University of Notre Dame and is earning a degree in Political Science and another in English. She is a member of the Notre Dame Parliamentary Debate Team and has written on social and economic issues for three different campus newspapers and journals.


Abigail worked full-time last year as an events coordinator for the Kurt Bills for Senate campaign. She has also volunteered on campaigns for Michele Bachmann, Scott Walker, Tom Emmer, and Michelle Benson and has interned with the Minnesota State Senate.