Sara Garfinkle joined JMC in June 2020 as our summer research associate. She graduated from Hillsdale College in May 2020 with a B.A. degree in Rhetoric and Public Address. She continues her education as a student at Pepperdine University, where she is currently studying public policy. Her undergraduate theses were a rhetorical and hermeneutical analysis of “curse” in Genesis and Paul’s Epistles and an expansion of Bitzer’s theory of rhetoric to account for undelivered speeches. At JMC, Sara assists in research and donor prospecting.