Christopher Heyward is a 2017 graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences, with majors in political science and criminal justice. He was recently appointed as the fundraising director for the Black Lives Matter RI/NE PAC.
In this role, he'll use his experience from fundraising on campaigns for progressive women and people of color. He previously worked for Cory Booker's 2020 presidential campaign, the Obama Foundation and the S.C. Democratic Party.
During his time at South Carolina, Christopher was an orientation leader and member of the Carolina Judicial Council.