Gainesville native Maggie Ward has been chosen as the new intern for Trident United Way’s communication department for the spring semester.
Trident United Way is the leading nonprofit organization in the Charleston, S.C., area.
Ward, a North Hall High School graduate, was selected from more than 1,000 communication majors for the position.
The internship will provide Ward hands-on experience in public relations, marketing, media relations and online communication.
Ward is the daughter of F. Keith Ward and Susan Ward of Gainesville. She is a junior at College of Charleston, majoring in communications and history.