Max Raphelson is a linked MPP student majoring in Political Science and a minor in Environment and Health. He is interested in policy involving environmental issues, especially the protection of cold water streams and trout fisheries. Max recently completed an internship at Sparrow Hospital with their Government Relations officer. At Michigan State University he worked for the Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence Prevention Program. In his free time he works for a fly fishing shop in Traverse City and do entry level fly fish guiding. After graduation Mad would love to spend time traveling and fly fishing in Northern Canada.