Our interns spend a period of several months learning about non-profit work and the things that have made ERI so succesful while learning new skills and serving the organization. If you’re interested in joining our intern program, email Josh.

Petra Wallenmeyer

Writing Intern

Petra is a Kansas City native who transplanted to Columbus, OH in 2014 to attend graduate school at Ohio State University. She got her B.S. in chemistry¬†from UMKC and her M.S. in chemistry from OSU, studying DNA polymerases and HIV RNA. She worked at OSU in the chemistry and¬†biochemistry departments and now works full-time at Heartbeat International, helping connect pregnant and worried women … Read More

Cory Hallada


Cory is from Palo Alto, CA and attends St. Olaf College (class of 2025). He is majoring in Political Science and Economics and plays on the football team. He got involved in the pro-life movement after speaking with members of Oles for Life at a tabling event as a freshman during the spring semester. He took on the role of Treasurer for his sophomore year and learned how to dialogue with the … Read More