Audrey Huynh is a 2019-2020 John Gardner Public Service Fellow, a 10-month opportunity for three recent graduates of Stanford University to work at any government or non-profit agency in the U.S. alongside a mentor who is a senior leader in their field of interest. She received her B.A. from Stanford in International Relations and Human Rights with honors and distinction.
Prior to working at CAIR Coalition, Audrey interned in the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, where she provided paralegal assistance to federal prosecutors working on cases of hate crimes, police misconduct, human trafficking, and prison assault. She has worked at Lawyers for Human Rights in Cape Town, South Africa and Justice Center Hong Kong, an NGO that provides legal counsel to victims of torture and other asylum-seekers. In 2017, she served as a legislative intern in the Office of U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, where she co-wrote Senate Resolution 431 and developed a policy proposal to combat maternal mortality across the U.S. Most recently, Audrey volunteered with the CARA Family Detention Pro Bono Project, where she helped provide legal services to immigrant mothers and children detained at the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, TX.