Resident Senator

Resident Senators are public servants currently carrying out a term as a Senator, who also wish to support the Torchlight Center in a declared and impartial capacity. Resident Senators advise Legislative Fellows and Legislative Analysts of nuance and context that may only be understood from the point of view of a sitting Senator.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Submitting advisory opinions to Legislative Fellows and Analysts to be inputted into the database

  • Communicating to Legislative staff about the details of specific legislation as they pass through the legislative process

Necessary Characteristics

  • Commitment to abide by our Conflict-of-Interest policy and upholding that commitment by providing disclosure of personal or partisan involvement in legislative procedures

SGA knowledge required/preferred: