Madison is a first-year graduate student in the Public Diplomacy program at USC. She graduated from California Lutheran University with a degree in Communication and a minor in Political Science, and spent a summer in Paris studying European economics and language.
After graduating, Madison spent two years working in public relations in Los Angeles and New York City before deciding to pursue a graduate degree. She is particularly interested in political communication and the importance of global public opinion.
As a CPD Student Fellow, Madison works on producing editorial content for the CPD website, helping manage the Center's social media platforms and assisting with research projects.