Anna V. Eskamani
2 min readFeb 7, 2019

Representative Anna V. Eskamani Announces Legislative Interns for Spring 2019


February 7, 2019


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Representative Anna V. Eskamani Announces First Round of Legislative Interns

Team Anna is Excited to Bring on Interns for their Tallahassee and District Offices

Orlando, FL — Today Representative Anna V. Eskamani is excited to announce her team’s legislative interns for their offices in Tallahassee and Orlando.

“Good leaders train new leaders, and I am excited to welcome fifteen interns to our legislative team,” said Representative Eskamani. “Our interns represent some of the best students in Florida, and I know their time with us during the 2019 legislative session will benefit not only our staff but our constituents as well.”

Below are Representative Anna V. Eskamani’s Spring 2019 Legislative Interns:

District Office Interns

Andrè Nansen, Rollins College

Connor Darwish, Lake Nona High School

Megan Hoang, University of Central Florida

Riley Cashon, University of Central Florida

Sarah Anchor, University of Central Florida

Shahaan Khan, University of Central Florida

Madison Dorworth, Winter Park High School

Kira Diehl, Winter Park High School

Kristina Ramos, Our Lady of the Lake University

Laila Rahbari, Seminole High School

Stephanie Dickey, University of Central Florida

Tallahassee Office Interns

Suhan Rosario, UCF Legislative Scholar

Jim Fray, Florida State University

Fabian Valentin, Florida State University

Anna Baumstein, Florida State University

Internship opportunities for the Summer and Fall are available to high school and college students. Those interested should contact Alex Weeden at


More About Representative Anna V. Eskamani

Representative Anna V. Eskamani is an Orlando native and daughter of working-class immigrants who has committed her life to advocating in support of Florida’s hardworking families. A community organizer with a proven track record in building consensus while fighting unapologetically for progressive values, Anna served as the Senior Director of Public Affairs and Communications for Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida. She managed a team of six across 22 counties and is known across the nation as an advocate for women’s health and equality. In addition to her professional work, Anna is a PhD student studying Public Affairs at the University of Central Florida. On November 6, 2018 Anna was elected to serve the great people of House District 47 with a vote margin of 57% to 43%, flipping a legislative seat, and becoming the first Iranian-American elected to any public office in Florida. Tough, authentic and unafraid, Anna is a progressive who has proven herself as a leader who works hard, delivers results, and gets things done.

Anna V. Eskamani

Orlandoan, daughter of working class immigrants and UCF grad elected to serve FL HD47. Working for you, fighting for us. #OnwardWithAnna