Anna Figueroa

Legal/Administrative Assistant

 BA, Political Science, Spanish & Portuguese, Rice University

 Fulbright Fellowship, English Teaching Assistantship, Mexico

 Intern, Baker Institute for Public Policy and Texas Innocence Network

 With SELC since 2019

Working out of SELC’s Atlanta office, Anna supports the Clean Water and Coast & Wetlands teams, writing research memos for attorneys, helping with outreach and partner coordination for legal cases and coalition building. She helps translate SELC materials into Spanish and helps with general office operations. Anna likes SELC’s regional focus and appreciation of the value of local knowledge.

Anna grew up outside of Atlanta and moved back to her hometown after spending a year in Mexico on a Fulbright Fellowship. Her favorite place in the Southeast is Cheaha State Park in Talladega National Forest with its dramatic vistas of the Appalachian foothills.

The key to SELC’s success is our people. Consider joining our team to defend this region’s air, water, and natural treasures.