Majors: East Asian Studies & International Relations
Child Programs Team Lead at the North Texas Food Bank
“My time at Austin College, particularly my GO Fellowship to Taiwan in the summer of 2011, sent me down my path of service and community engagement.
One of the biggest challenges I’ve experienced (and I think many women experience) is being afraid to push too hard, but my mentors at AC had this fearlessness about them that makes you want to challenge the status quo and dare people to try and hold you back.”
After graduation, Madison completed a year with Literacy AmeriCorps before joining NTFB. While at AC, she studied abroad in Beijing and Shanghai with the support of a Gilman Scholarship.