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Sophie Kahler

Communications Intern


Columbia, South Carolina



Sophie Kahler is the Communications Intern for NCEL. She is a master’s student at the George Washington University studying Media and Strategic Communication. In 2021, she graduated from the University of South Carolina with a B.A. in Geography and a minor in History.

Sophie works for Planet Forward, a media platform for college students to share stories and solutions focused on climate change and sustainability. She has worked in political communication for several nonprofits, a congressional campaign, and a consulting firm.

She is proudly from South Carolina and enjoys talking about why their beaches are the best. In her free time, Sophie likes to explore D.C.’s neighborhoods and bookstores.