André was born and raised in El Paso, TX, and received his Bachelors in Communications from the University of Phoenix early 2019. He served seven years in the U.S. Navy before separating, and relocating to Austin. Realizing he wanted to pursue a career in political communications, he resigned from his job and applied to an internship. As Communications Intern for Rep. Howard, he’s ecstatic about this new chapter in his career.
Brianna Rodriguez, a Houston native, is currently a senior at The University of Texas at Austin studying journalism and government. Her interests include criminal justice reform, fostering animals, and avoiding I-35 from 5-7 P.M. Before joining Team Howard, Brianna interned in newsrooms in London and Austin as well as with the Texas Democratic Party.
Kelly Choi is a sophomore Liberal Arts Honors Government student at the University of Texas Austin. Outside of school, Kelly is a leader for advocacy and increasing youth civic engagement as one of the directors for March for Our Lives Austin and as a member of March for Our Lives National Student Congress.