Christina Drakeford graduated from Cornell University in 2017 in the top 1% of her class with a degree in Policy Analysis & Management. She is interested in the intersection of law and business – particularly corporate law. Drakeford was recognized at Cornell for her commitment to community service. While there, she founded a club dedicated to helping immigrants pass the high school equivalency test. She is a native of Buffalo, NY, and last year the mayor of Buffalo proclaimed June 30th, 2017 “Christina M. Drakeford Day” within the city for her accomplishments. She is currently a first-year law student at Harvard Law School.