Marvellous Ogudoro 

+1 (616)-535-9493 || Holland, MI || ||


Passionate, self-motivated and hardworking junior seeking development opportunities and networks that will enable me to work on the innovative ideas which can help deliver hope and better-quality life to communities around the world. 


Hope College, Holland, MI

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Philosophy || Expected Graduation Date: May 2023


United States Senate, Washington DC                                                                                                                          January 2022 - Present
Legislative Intern 

  • Manage the efficient execution of constituent correspondence. 

  • Assist with staff decision making by attending briefings, hearings and presentations in an effort to compile functional summaries and analysis. 

  • Engage in legislative research in order to support the Senator’s legislative vision, especially as it concerns Government Operations, Economic Viability and the Provision of Jobs

Community Healing Organization, Holland, MI                                                                                                      December 2020 - Present 

Co-Founder & Co-President 

  • Develop an organization that addresses needs in communities while fostering belonging.

  •  Mobilized 750 books for 26 prisons in the Midwest in order to support inmate education 

  • Coordinated a welcome card writing campaign for over 300 incoming Afghan refugees


Hope College Admissions Office, Holland, MI                                                                                                     May 2020 - December 2021

Tour Guide Team Leader & Office Manager

  • Oversaw the 2021 summer tour guide team that completed a record number of tours for over a thousand families. 

  • Manage Admissions Office’s engagement with prospective students.


Hope College Phelps Scholars Program, Holland, MI                                                                                            February 2020 - May 2021 

Recruitment Officer 

      ● Assisted with recruitment efforts and engagement with prospective students.


Hope College Academic Success Center, Holland, MI                                                                                  August 2020 - December 2020 

Peer Academic Coach

      ● Helped incoming freshmen students by providing academic advising. 


Frost Research Center, Holland, MI                                                                                                                      February 2020 - March 2020 

Research Assistant   

      ● Surveyed residents of Holland, MI for the Board of Public Works 


SMARTCAREERS, Lagos, Nigeria                                                                                                                        February 2019 - August 2019 

Client Services Assistant 

● Maintained the organization’s front desk and attended to the information needs of clients.

University of Reading Doctoral Researcher, Lagos, Nigeria                                                                                                            2014 - 2016


Research Assistant 

● Helped transcribe audio interviews and compute data for a doctoral researcher. 


  • American Enterprise Institute, 2021 Summer Honors Scholar on International Economic Development

  • Hope College, 2021 Barbara Jo Stephenson Prize for First- Year Writing 

  • Hope College, 2020 Painting Selected for The Juried Student Show by Juror, Shannon Stratton

  • Hope College, 2020 Charles E. Lake Memorial Prize for Philosophical Promise 

  • Published Book Project May 2018 - January 2019 Inspiring Stories from Amazing People (available at 

  • Hope College, 2019 Recipient of the highly competitive International Student Full-Ride Scholarship

  • Dansol High School, 2018/2019 Academic Year Elected Student Body President 

  • Dansol High School, 2018/2019 Academic Year Elected Chairman of the Student Council 

  • Yale University, 2017 Yale Young Global Scholar Program 

  • Columbia University, 2017 Psychology Summer Immersion program 

  • University of Barcelona, 2017 Summer Immersion Program 

  • Royal Commonwealth Society, 2017 Bronze Awardee for The Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition 



  • American Enterprise Institute Executive Council August 2021 - Present Co-Chair 

  • Philosophy Club August 2020 - September 2021  President 

  • Campus Ministries August 2020 - September 2021 Student Leader for International Students 

  • Phelps Scholars Program August 2020 - Present Mentor 

  • Phelps Scholars Program August 2019 - May 2020 Member 


● Fluent in spoken and written English 

● Fluent in spoken and written Nigerian Pidgin 

● Intermediate fluency in spoken Yoruba