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Christopher Setz-Kelly

Christopher Setz-Kelly

Chris Setz-Kelly joined HIAS Pennsylvania as the Asylum and Removal Defense Program Manager Attorney in 2022 after years of representing… MORE

Andrew Nguyen

Andrew Nguyen

Andrew Nguyen serves as the Employment Program Manager at HIAS Pennsylvania, where he ensures our clients have direct employment support… MORE

Taj Sheikh

Taj Sheikh

Taj Sheikh currently serves as the Refugee Reception and Placement (R&P) Program Manager. In this role, she welcomes and supports… MORE

Anneke Kat

Anneke Kat

Anneke Kat currently serves as HIAS Pennsylvania’s Community Engagement Specialist, managing volunteer engagement, in-kind donations, and community events, and creating… MORE

Mohammad Sadiq Sadeed

Mohammad Sadiq Sadeed

Mohammad Sadiq Sadeed, HIAS Pennsylvania’s Office Manager, came to the US in September 2019 on a Special Immigrant Visa (SIV)…. MORE

Valeri Harteg

Valeri Harteg

Valeri Harteg is a native of Reading, Pennsylvania and currently works as the Refugee Education Program Manager at HIAS Pennsylvania…. MORE

Amy Eckendorf

Amy Eckendorf

Amy Eckendorf is the Immigrant Wellness Program Manager at HIAS Pennsylvania. In this role, she supports refugees and immigrants who… MORE

Stephanie Lubert

Stephanie Lubert

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

Rona Gershon

Rona Gershon

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

Vleidmy R. Velarde

Vleidmy R. Velarde

Vleidmy R. Velarde joined HIAS Pennsylvania in August of 2008 to help provide legal services to the Latino immigrant community… MORE

TONIGHT: Join us at the table!Join us for Thankful Together!

Thankful Together, formerly known as Refugee Thanksgiving, is happening TONIGHT at 6PM!

Register here to join us tonight: https://hiaspa1.wpengine.com/event/thankful-together-2021/

Celebrate our volunteers who make this all possible!Click here at 11:45AM to join our Annual Meeting!

Click here to join our virtual Annual Meeting!

The Annual Meeting starts at noon, but join us at 11:45AM for an informal chat before the event!

POSTPONED! Speed Advocacy: Afghanistan

Today's Speed Advocacy: Afghanistan Facebook Live event has been postponed due to a worldwide Facebook outage. We will update you as soon as possible about rescheduling the event.