Vina is a second-generation Vietnamese American, active community member, and advocate from Southeast Portland. She holds a B.A in Political Science from Lewis & Clark College and aspires to develop her skills in advocacy through the pursuit of a J.D from University of Oregon. Through her involvement with local, state, and national advocacy groups, Vina has become committed to supporting equitable and resilient communities. As a David Schuman Law Fellow, she hopes to apply both her experience in community organizing and growing legal knowledge to support a more equitable and fair legal system.
David Schuman Legal Justice Fellow at the Oregon Justice Resource Center's Civil Rights Project