Peyton Onstad

Photo of Peyton in a red checkered button-up shirt

Peyton Onstad

Professional Writing Intern


  • Majors: English and Political Science
  • Minors: Professional Writing, Spanish, and Screenwriting

Peyton is a fourth year at The Ohio State University working as a professional writing intern. He is primarily interested in the art forms of film, writing, and drawing, finding himself fascinated with the ways these mediums can be used in storytelling.

In his free time, Peyton enjoys baking both to relax and share with others, and feels food is one of the best ways to bring people together. He also enjoys spending time with friends, watching movies (like the masterpiece Puss in Boots 2: The Last Wish), reading, and writing.

Peyton is passionate about human connections and bringing more joy to the lives of those around him. His words to live by are “take time to be present and appreciate those around you.”