Journal of Aging Law & Policy - Meet the Editors
Rachel is a third-year law student and serves as the Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Aging Law and Policy. Rachel also serves as Vice President of Elder Law Society, Teaching Assistant for Professor Rebecca Morgan’s Intro to Aging Law Class, Student Worker at Stetson Veterans Advocacy Clinic, and is a Stetson Ambassador. She is from Mount Laurel, New Jersey, and graduated from Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia where she earned a B.S. in Psychology. In her spare time, Rachel enjoys snowboarding, watching NFL & MLB games, and listening to sports podcasts.
Victoria is a third-year student and serves as the Managing Editor for the Journal of Aging Law and Policy. Victoria also serves as the President of the Student Bar Association, a Teaching Assistant for Research and Writing, and a Stetson Ambassador. She is from Lakeland, Florida, and graduated from Florida State University where she earned a B.S. in Risk Management and Insurance. In her spare time, Victoria enjoys attending sporting events, traveling, and spending time with her friends and family.
Lauren Armstrong is a third-year student and an Articles Editor for the Journal. Prior to becoming a member of the Journal’s E-Board, she was an Associate Editor from 2021-2023. She is from Orlando, FL, and earned a B.S. in Hospitality and Tourism Management from University of Central Florida in 2018. Prior to law school, Lauren worked in accounting and finance management in Hilton Hotels and a boutique wellness resort in Carefree, AZ. Lauren currently serves as the Treasurer of the Elder Law Society at Stetson. She has previously fellowed at Stetson’s Veterans Law Institute within the Veterans Advocacy Clinic and is a current VAC 2 clinic student. In addition to her work at the VAC, Lauren is a law clerk for Greene & Marusak, LLC. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys reading Stephen King novels, spending time with her friends and family, and practicing mindfulness.
Stevie is a third-year student and serves as an Articles Editor for the Journal of Aging Law and Policy. She also serves as Vice President of the Student Bar Association and as an Ambassador. She is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana and earned a B.A. in Political Science from Louisiana State University. Outside of law school, Stevie enjoys cooking, exercising, and spending time with family and friends.
Milan Boer is a second-year student at Stetson and serves as an Associate Editor. Originally from La Jolla, California, he graduated from San Diego State University with a B.S. in Business Management. Milan currently works as a Law Clerk at a local law firm specializing in asset protection and estate planning. Additionally, Milan is pursuing a joint JD/MBA degree, is an active member of the Clearwater Bar Association, and is the secretary for Stetson’s Business Law Society. In his spare time, Milan enjoys surfing, golfing, fishing, and spending time with family and friends.
Sophia is a third-year student and an Associate Editor for the Journal. She is originally from Jupiter, Florida and graduated from the University of Florida with a B.A. in International Studies. Outside of law school, she enjoys listening to musical theatre, cheering for the Gators in any sport, and reading romance novels.
Christian is originally from Rhode Island. He went to the College of Charleston in South Carolina and majored in Supply Chain Logistics. After his 1L year at Stetson, he spent the summer working for a firm in St. Pete which mainly deals in the areas of bankruptcy representing the U.S. Trustee, business, construction, and personal injury. In the future, Christian would like to practice in the areas of trusts and estates, business, bankruptcy, and/or personal injury.
Sammy Brucker is a second-year student at Stetson and serves as an Associate Editor. Originally from Houston, Texas, he graduated from Birmingham-Southern College with a B.A. in Political Science and played on the golf team, while on the team he was team captain and earned all-conference honors three years in a row. His interests include elder law, corporate law, and disaster law. Sammy enjoys fishing, golfing, spending time with family, and exploring his new home state of Florida in his spare time.
John Butz is a second-year student and an Associate Editor for the Journal of Aging Law and Policy. He is from Lakeland, Florida, and earned a B.A. in Economics and a B.M. in Guitar Performance at the University of Florida. This past summer, John interned at the Office of the State Attorney in the Tenth Circuit. Outside of law school, he enjoys playing golf, making music, exercising, and spending time with family.
Gabriella Diaz is a second-year student at Stetson Law and serves as an Associate Editor for the Journal. She is from Miami, Florida, and earned a B.S. in Psychology and International Affairs from the Florida State University. Gabriella currently serves as Secretary for Elder Law Society and Public Relations Chair for Stetson’s Hispanic Bar Association. Outside of school, Gabriella enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, and taking her golden puppy Parker to the beach.