Reid Buskirk is a first-year student at the University of Maryland-College Park, majoring in Government & Politics and English. He's originally from Frostburg, Maryland, a small college town in the Appalachian Mountains. He interns in the Communications Department of FairVote. In the future, he hopes to go to law school. Buskirk is passionate about government reform, voting rights, and civil rights among other things. In his free time, he likes to ski, write, and spend time with his friends.