Tori Fessenden grew up in New Jersey with an appreciation for the outdoors, and for the positive impacts of community. With a passion for political, environmental, and international issues, she was excited to move to DC after graduating high school. She currently attends George Washington University where she studies International Affairs and Economics, with a special focus in International Development. Tori has experience in many fields, with standout experience doing grassroots environmental and public health canvassing with Clean Water Action in New Jersey. Another highlight has been working with recently resettled refugees and asylees in Silver Spring Maryland, assisting in the development of the Career Upgrade program at the International Rescue Committee. She has always been focused on sustainable growth and development, and after many years of studying the powerful impact of international financial institutions, she is excited to join the 2019 World Bank Delegation.