Madeleine Morlino, from Moorestown, New Jersey, is pursuing a master's degree in international policy at Stanford School of Humanities and Sciences. Born in China and raised in England, she graduated from the United States Air Force Academy with a bachelor's degree in political science, minoring in philosophy. She took part in a semester exchange at the US Naval Academy and completed a research program at the University of Hong Kong. She aspires to become a US Air Force human intelligence officer and influence national security and immigration policies. At the Academy, she was the Wing Character Officer, helping create and implement character programs for 4,000 cadets; string section leader in the Academy orchestra; and a monthly volunteer in the local area. She is a recipient of the Military Child of the Year award and a bronze medalist at the US Junior Olympics.