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Noelle Lemon, Esq.

Noelle Lemon, Esq.

Noelle Lemon is an Immigrant Youth Advocacy Initiative Staff Attorney and is part of the Immigrant Youth Advocacy Initiative (IYAI) team… MORE

Stephanie Lubert, Esq.

Stephanie Lubert, Esq.

Stephanie Lubert joined HIAS Pennsylvania in 2015 as an Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Legal Fellow. In her current position, Stephanie… MORE

Mary McCabe, Esq.

Mary McCabe, Esq.

Mary McCabe is the UCP Grant Supervising Attorney at HIAS Pennsylvania. She represents kids and teens in removal proceedings, and… MORE

Rona Gershon, Esq.

Rona Gershon, Esq.

Rona Gershon is the Intake Managing Attorney with HIAS Pennsylvania. She originally joined the Legal Department in November 2014 as… MORE

Michelle Nava

Michelle Nava

Michelle Nava is the Case Manager for the Immigrant Victims of Crime Initiative at HIAS Pennsylvania. With a strong passion… MORE

Vleidmy R. Velarde, LL.M., DOJ Accredited Representative

Vleidmy R. Velarde, LL.M., DOJ Accredited Representative

Vleidmy R. Velarde is the Immigrant Victims of Crime Program Supervisor at HIAS Pennsylvania. She joined HIAS Pennsylvania in August… MORE

Yvonne Leung

Yvonne Leung

Yvonne Leung joined HIAS Pennsylvania in August 2018.  She immigrated from Hong Kong and speaks Cantonese. She received her BA… MORE

Jhordan Damaris Schildt

Jhordan Damaris Schildt

Jhordan Damaris Shildt joined HIAS Pennsylvania in 2018 as the receptionist before being promoted to Asylum & Complex Litigation Paralegal…. MORE

Cathryn Miller-Wilson, Esq.

Cathryn Miller-Wilson, Esq.

Cathryn Miller-Wilson has been Executive Director of HIAS Pennsylvania since November, 2016. Prior to joining HIAS Pennsylvania as Deputy Director… MORE

Philippe Weisz, Esq.

Philippe Weisz, Esq.

Philippe Weisz has been an advocate for immigrant rights for over 20 years. He started his career as a staff… MORE