Emily Augenbraun is a Know Your Rights Case Specialist on the Youth Team at HIAS PA. In this role, Emily will be giving Know Your Rights presentations and conducting legal screenings with unaccompanied youth in three different local shelters.
In her previous position, Emily worked as a Community Health Worker with the Philadelphia non-profit organization Education Plus Health, where she provided asthma and nutrition education to students in a school-based health center setting. Additionally, in this role Emily helped connect uninsured families with insurance and other social determinants of health, such as food pantry programs and housing/rental assistance programs.
Emily holds a bachelors degree in Spanish and Latin American Iberian & Latino Studies from Bryn Mawr College.