Maria Alejandra Casale-Hardin
University of California Hastings, Law Class of 2018
Born and raised in Venezuela, Ali moved to Northern Virginia with her mother in 2001. She graduated from Marymount University with a B.A. in Liberal Studies concentrating in Politics and Humanities. She received an Academic Achievement Award in 2012. That same year, she joined Organizing for America in Fairfax Virginia during the presidential campaign.
In 2013, she worked for different progressive campaigns around the country. Casale currently lives in San Francisco where she spends her time researching, writing and talking about equality, race and minority issues. She is pursuing a J.D from the University of California Hastings Law. Other interest include immigration reform, environmental causes, comedy and current events.