Our Business Team

Abby Deardorff
Business Director
Abby is a junior at The George Washington University majoring in political science with a focus on pre-law and a minor in journalism. She has previously worked as a journalism intern at Global Competition Review, a subsidiary of Law Business Research, and covered antitrust law and competition research throughout the U.S. You can usually catch her at the Verizon Center but only when the Flyers are in town. She spends the rest of her free time painting, cooking and watching the latest Bachelor episode. Follow her on Twitter at @abby_deardorff.
Leah Terhune
Business Director
Leah Terhune is a junior at The George Washington University School of Business where she is studying international business and geographic information systems. She has been fortunate enough to work for the Gallup Organization designing an entrepreneurial, innovative, and disruptive Strengths Academy for DC youth. She has also worked under former Speaker of the House John Boehner, as well as other representatives on both the federal and state level. In her free time Leah enjoys running, traveling, and eating breakfast food.
Samantha Serrano
Communications Director
Samantha is a junior at The George Washington University majoring in political communication and minoring in journalism in the School of Media and Public Affairs (SMPA). She has previously worked as a legislative intern on Capitol Hill for Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine (R-02) during the 2016 election cycle, and currently works as an Events Assistant in SMPA, planning some #OnlyatGW moments such as the DNC Chair Debate as well as towns halls with Bernie Sanders and Paul Ryan. What does she do for fun? Samantha is an avid dog lover and spends several hours a week searching “cute Corgi photos” in her free time as she simultaneously listens to every Jonas Brothers song ever recorded.