About Us

our team

BAI & IJDH Staff

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Mario Joseph, AV

Bai Managing Attorney

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Brian Concannon, Jr., Esq.

IJDH Co-Founder and Executive Director

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Alexandra Filippova

Senior Staff Attorney

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Steve Forester

Immigration Policy Coordinator

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Sandra Wisner

Senior Staff Attorney

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Kristina Fried

Bertha Justice Fellow

Chang

Catherine Chang

Operations Coordinator

Interns & Volunteers

Meredith Gusky

Meredith Gusky

Legal Intern

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Tamara Valcin

Legal Intern

Allison

Allison Li

Intern

Caitlyn

Caitlyn Kilmer

Intern

Lucie

Lucie Smith

Intern

Julianan

Julianna Rivera

Intern

Maddy

Maddy Ayalew

Intern

Maeliss

Maeliss Guillaud

Legal Volunteer

Board of Directors

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Brian Concannon, Jr., Esq.

IJDH Co-Founder and Executive Director

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Franciscka Lucien, MA

Former IJDH Executive Director

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Herby Duverné

Principal and CEO
of Windwalker Group

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Irwin Stotzky, Esq

Professor of Law
at the University of Miami

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Joia Mukherjee MD, MPH

Chief Medical Officer
of Partners In Health

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Paul Farmer, M.D. PhD

Partners
In Health Co-Founder

Advisory Council

Blaine

Blaine Bookey

Co-Legal Director at the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies

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Fran Quigley

Clinical Professor at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Mary

Mary H. White, M.D.

Infectious Diseases
Physician