Washington and Lee’s Mock Convention is a nationally recognized and respected organization. Meet the students who are working to keep it that way.
The General department oversees the organization's leadership and is responsible for upholding and furthering the mission of Mock Convention: to inspire enthusiastic engagement and active participation in the electoral process in both the Washington and Lee Univeristy community and the public.
St. Charles, IL
The Financial department manages the organization's fundraising efforts and budgeting strategies. As Mock Con is not directly funded by Washington and Lee University, our fundraising efforts are a crucial aspect of a successful and enjoyable convention.
Jefferson City, TN
At the center of Mock Convention is the political research project. It is no small task to predict the distribution of more than 2,000 delegates to the Democratic National Convention. In addition, the Political department is responsible for monitoring social media and news outlets to understand the opinion of the people.
Tampa Bay, FL
Grand Junction, CO
Philip Shaffer Day
The Operations department is in charge of the non-political aspects of the Mock Convention student experience. Operations creates a professional environment that rivals the quality of a true national convention. The department is also the chief memory-maker, responsible for exciting experiences and memorabilia.
North Andover, MA
East Stroudsburg, PA
The Communications department is in charge of promoting the organization on all levels: to the Washington and Lee University community, and the general public. Communications manages the organization's advertisements, publications, social media, online presence, and greater technological needs.
Maple Glen, PA