Prior to joining EDC, Natalie completed a fellowship with Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto. Natalie received her J.D. from the University of San Francisco. During law school Natalie advocated for domestic violence and human trafficking survivors with the Philippines’ Department of Justice and Bay Area Legal Aid. Natalie also authored a human rights report on the intersection of domestic violence and housing, and presented her recommendations as a Delegate at the United Nation’s Commission on the Status of Women.