I’m an organizer and a lawyer. I work and organize around elections, nonprofit organizations, and grassroots power building. I currently work for the Lawyers Alliance for New York, advising New York City nonprofit organizations on legal matters. I organize with NYC-DSA, the New York City chapter of the national Democratic Socialists of America, and other efforts, including the current UnCuomo the Court effort and the recent Stop Singas campaign.
I have also worked for the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund‘s Voting Rights Defender Project; founded and co-led Indivisible Brooklyn; served as a legal intern at Forward Justice in Durham, North Carolina; worked as a senior field manager on Beto O’Rourke‘s 2018 Senate campaign in Texas; interned with the No Exceptions Prison Collective in Nashville, Tennessee; worked as an investigator for Brooklyn Defender Services; worked in youth development and community organizing for the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center; worked as a freelance writer, editor, and teacher in Bogotá, Colombia; worked as a journalist and substitute high school teacher; and had two gigs as a voice actor in 2011.