As senior policy advisor, Elizabeth leads CDM’s work to strengthen migrant worker rights through advocacy at the federal, state, and international levels. Before coming to CDM in 2012, Elizabeth monitored and investigated the conditions of tomato farmworkers throughout Florida at the Fair Food Standards Council. Prior to working with farmworkers, Elizabeth was a policy attorney at the National Immigration Law Center where she advocated for immigrant access to legal status and challenged federal immigration enforcement policies. She holds a JD from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) and is licensed to practice law in California.