Jackelyn is a History major and Secondary Education minor and is also the co-president and co-founder of Washington College’s Historical Society. She is originally from Damascus, Maryland. In the summer of 2013, she served as a Comegys Bight Fellow at the Historian’s Office of the United States House of Representatives as a research intern. She is a Goodfellow scholar that allowed her to do research for her thesis on the British Mandate for Palestine at the Imperial War Museum in London, England. Jackelyn plans on going to grad school and becoming a high school history teacher after graduation.