Community Builder

While working internationally and among various different faith traditions I find one language can cross any border, and that is the language of love.  I express my love through advocacy.


  • Americans with Disabilities, U.S. Department of Education Legal Counsel Intern
  • Civil Rights, Southern Poverty Law Center Supporter
  • College Access and Affordability, Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education
  • Congo Mineral Rights, Catholic Relief Services, Advocate
  • Communities Schools Initiative, Supporter
  • Community Dialog, National Issues Forum Collaborator and Supporter
  • First Generation College Students, Daniels Fund Mentor and Reviewer
  • Lakota youth development in South Dakota, Grant Writer
  • Literacy, Detroit Public Schools Funder and Supporter
  • National Service, Inter-Mountain West Consortium Founder
  • Mexican Community Development, Los Ninos Board Member, Alum and Team Leader
  • Haiti, Break Away International Initiatives Supporter, U.S. Catholic Conference Advocate
  • Hunger, Philadelphia Food Bank Volunteer
  • Incarcerated Women’s Rights, Advocate and Prisoner of Conscience
  • Immigrant and Refugee Rights, U.S. Catholic Conference of Bishops
  • Justice, Regis University’s Ignatian Collaborative Founding Member
  • Mexican Women’s Rights, Ciam Cancun Partner and Supporter
  • Military Spending, School of the Americas Watch, Prisoner of Conscience
  • National Association of Public Interest Lawyers, Member
  • Student Public Interest Law Programs, Buffalo Public Interest Law President
  • Youth Voice, Public Achievement, Certified Civic Coach and Funder

 Peace is not simply the absence of current conflict,

but the presence of a just community.