Kendal is an undergraduate USC student with a major in Communication and a minor in International Relations. Following her first year at USC, Kendal spent time in Washington, D.C. participating in an International Relations research course on nuclear security. This experience inspired a continuing interest in global politics and public diplomacy. Since then, she has worked as a public relations intern for Weber Shandwick, and as a social media/content intern for Control Arms, an NGO committed to international policy change regarding conventional weapons. At CPD, Kendal assists with planning and executing events, and has occasionally contributed to the CPD blog.
On campus, Kendal is involved in the John Quincy Adams Society and the USC Environmental Student Assembly.