Caroline Dessert

Executive Director, Immigration Equality

Caroline Dessert is a lifetime advocate for social justice. She is a queer Latina from El Centro, California, a community on the U.S.-Mexico border. She earned a J.D. from UCLA School of Law, focusing on public interest law and policy, and on critical race studies. Prior to joining Immigration Equality, Dessert was a Deputy Attorney General in the Public Rights Division for the California Attorney General’s Office.

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