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Boston University School of Law, Boston, MA
Candidate for Juris Doctor, May 2018
Activities: Employment and Labor Law Student Association (Treasurer, 1L Representative), Public Interest Project (Fundraising Committee, Auction Logistics Assistant), Communications, Labor, and Sports Law Association (Social Media Chair)
Certifications: Legal Research Certification, Legal Writing Certification, March 2016
Clinic: Criminal Law Clinical Program, Spring 2017 – Fall 2018

The George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, in Political Science with Public Policy Focus, Minor in Criminal Justice,
May 2012
Activities: Alpha Delta Pi Sorority (Member), The George Washington University Student Association (Secretary)

 

 


Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office: Major Felony Unit, Boston, MA
Intern, June 2016 – Present

  • Observe criminal trials, perform evidence review (surveillance video, jail calls)
  • Draft motions and memos

United Faculty of Miami Dade College, Miami, FL
Political Director, August 2012 – July 2015

• Performed all political tasks related to union
  • Organized The UFMDC Candidates’ Academy and fellowship program, training over    500 individuals to run for public office and then training a select few in-depth through a    six- month fellowship
• Organized “Professor for a Day” event for local legislators
• Performed candidate screenings for UFMDC endorsements in election years
• Sent political “calls-to-action” via email
• Performed monthly visits to Miami-Dade and Broward County legislative offices during   legislative session
• Maintained and utilized NationBuilder program, software for coordination of large   campaigns
• Electronically submitted political filings for UFMDC Political Committee account
• Performed all communication tasks related to union
  • Managed membership communications via mail, email, and phone, and maintained   robocall machine
• Performed all administrative tasks related to union
  • Created and balanced budget, monitored financials, and cut all checks
• Organized, as well as set agenda and prepared necessary documents for, monthly   executive board meetings and quarterly general membership meetings
• Reviewed and filed minutes of executive board and general membership meetings
• Created and maintained yearly calendar
• Developed and maintained UFMDC website
• Managed all daily operations of UFMDC office

Eleventh Judicial Circuit Criminal Court, The Honorable Lisa Walsh, Miami, FL
Intern, June 2012 – August 2012

  • Observed criminal trials and jury selection, as well as morning docket and bail hearings

Slevin & Hart, P.C.,Washington, DC
File Clerk, October 2009 – May 2012

  • Converted file library of 400,000+ paper files from hardcopy to electronic, and managed law library materials.
 
 


Political Participation
August 2012 - November 2014

  • Served as Campaign Manager of Karyn Cunningham for Village of Palmetto Bay Council Seat 1 Campaign, 2014
  • Campaign Manager of Karyn Cunningham for Vice Mayor of Palmetto Bay Campaign, 2012
  • Campaign Manager for The George Washington University Student Association Executive Vice President candidate

The Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention and Treatment 
August 2012 – August 2015

  • Served on Peace & Harmony Committee: organized annual fundraiser dinner and silent auction to raise money for violence prevention and treatment, raising over $72,000 yearly from 2012 – 2015 (Silent Auction Co-Chair, 2015)
 
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