Julia joined CAIR in 2018 as an Avodah Legal Assistant with the Detained Adult Program. As a legal assistant, Julia works as part of the legal orientation program in jails in Maryland and Virginia. She is now a member of the Detained Children's Team.
Julia recently graduated from Middlebury College with a major in Spanish and Sociology. During her time at Middlebury, Julia was the social justice chair of the student organization Juntos, which works to provide services and seek justice for migrant dairy workers in Vermont. During her semester abroad in Spain, Julia continued her work in the immigrant justice sector by working with a refugee resettlement organization. Prior to coming to CAIR, Julia interned with various immigrant rights non-profits, such as CUNY Citizenship Now! and the Arab American Association in New York.