Kristin Leong ’10 (Seattle, MA Education) created Town Hall Seattle‘s 2017 #EducationSoWhite event, a discussion of teacher diversity and turnover, inclusion for students from marginalized groups, and the school-to-prison pipeline. Kristin was a panelist at the second annual #EducationSoWhite event on March 15, 2018. She is also a 2018 Citizen University Fellow, one of 30 international TED-Ed Innovative Educators of 2017, and the founder of RollCallProject.com.
Vanessa Smith ’03 (Antioch University Los Angeles, BA) started a new job as the Shriver Family Law Attorney at Legal Access Alameda. In this role, she is supervising volunteer attorneys who represent low-income individuals at hearings in child custody cases. “I have wanted to work in the nonprofit legal sector since I was a student at Antioch and then at law school,” said Smith. “This job represents finally reaching this goal.”