Bio: Elizabeth attended PSJA North Early College High School where she competed in UIL Speech and Debate, Mock Trial, and theatre. In the fall of 2015, she enrolled at the University of Rochester, a private research university in upstate New York. During her junior year of undergrad, she transferred to Cornell University where she majored in Government and minored in Latin American Studies. She wrote her senior thesis on the Leahy Law in Mexico’s war on drugs which was awarded the Janice N. and Milton J. Esman Undergraduate Prize for outstanding undergraduate scholarship. She currently works as a litigation legal assistant for Milbank LLP, an international law firm headquartered in New York City.
Mentoring interests: College transition, transferring schools, undergraduate research, professional development