Meet The Fellows

Meet the fellows

Immigrant Justice Corps’ inaugural class of 35 was selected from more than 500 applicants. Together, our fellows speak 15 languages, and bring a wealth of personal and professional immigration experience to the fellowship. Read their biographies below.

Lupe Victoria Aguirre

UC Berkeley

Setenay Akdag

Brooklyn

Danielle Alvarado

Northeastern University School of Law

Matthew Boaz

Georgetown University Law Center

Anna Byers

Harvard

Kristen Cates

Georgetown University Law Center

Gloria Chacon

New York Law School

Janice Chua

Fordham University School of Law

Scott Coomes

Harvard Law School

Stephanie Cordero

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Victor Cueva

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Frances Dávila

NYU

Samuel Dillon

Rutgers School of Law-Newark

Christina Elhaddad

American University Washington College of Law

Scott Foletta

Brooklyn Law School

William Giacofci

Roger Williams University School of Law

Elizabeth Gibson

Georgetown

Leah Glowacki

UT Austin

Julina Guo

Harvard Law School

Gilda Marie Holguin

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Alex Holtzman

Ohio State

Antonia House

New York University School of Law

Jonathan Hurley

Yale

Matthew Johnson

University of Arizona

Angelica Juarbe

Columbia

Grace Kao

Yale Law School

Katie Kavanagh

NYU

Kathryn Kimball

American

Kennji Kizuka

Berkeley School of Law

Miriam Lacroix

Pace University Law School

Palmer Lawrence

University of Michigan Law School

Geehyun Sussan Lee

Harvard Law School

Cecilia Lopez

American

Kellie MacDonald

Harvard Law School

Katie Madison

Yale Law School

Luis Mancheno

Roger Williams University School of Law

Christina Manzano

Boston College

Amelia Marritz

NYU

Annie Mathews

New York University School of Law

Natalie Maust

Northwestern

Edward McCarthy

Yale Law School

Sean Lai McMahon

New York University School of Law

Caitlin Miner-Le Grand

Yale Law School

Lindsay Mullet

Harvard

Jonathan Mulligan

UC Davis School of Law

Nhu-Y Ngo

UCLA School of Law

Kendal Nystedt

New York University School of Law

Anna Oguntimein

David A. Clarke School of Law (UDC)

Wilson Osorio

American University Washington College of Law

Karla Ostolaza

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Katherine Park

Columbia Law School

Nicholas Phillips

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Amy Pont

New York University School of Law

Ting Poon

Brooklyn Law School

Rebecca Popuch

University of California Berkeley School of Law

Emily Puhl

University of California Berkeley School of Law

Aaron Reichlin-Melnick

Georgetown University Law Center

Natalia Renta

Stanford Law School

Laura Rodríguez

Emory University School of Law

Jessica Rofé

New York University School of Law

Luis Rosario Rodriguez

Pace

Jill Rudge

Brooklyn

Faiza Sayed

Columbia Law School

Michael Shannon

Boston College Law School

Amandeep Singh

NYU

Nabila Taj

CUNY School of Law

Shanti Tharayil

University of Michigan

John Travis

Boston University School of Law

Paola Uriarte

Brooklyn Law School

Carlos Valenzuela

New York Law School

Erika Vera

Columbia

Tanika Vigil

Harvard Law School

Dave Wilkins

Georgetown University Law Center