Melissa Muller


Melissa Muller is an intern with the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi), where she contributes to the institute’s work on data and technology politics. Her research interests include the intersection between technological developments, government institutions, and constitutions. 

Currently, Melissa is entering her final year at Claremont McKenna College (CMC) in Claremont, California, where she is a Frank Seaver Scholar and Edward J. Sexton Fellow. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, politics, and economics, with an emphasis on political institutions and theory. 

Prior to joining GPPi, Melissa interned with the United States Supreme Court in the Office of the Counselor to the Chief Justice. In addition, she has completed internships with the Democracy Project at the Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington, DC, and the Office of Legislative Affairs in the California Governor’s Office in Sacramento, California. At CMC, Melissa is Student Manager of the Rose Institute of State and Local Government and a consultant for the Center for Writing and Public Discourse.