James Skoufis, CCAS BA ‘08 was elected to the New York State Assembly (99th District) in November 2012. Skoufis studied political science at GW’s Columbian College of Arts and Sciences. “I look forward to putting all that I learned at GW to use as the state’s youngest serving assembly member,” he says. Skoufis also earned a master’s degree from Columbia University. He began his public service career in 2009, when he was elected to the Woodbury, NY Town Council.