As the Manager of National Programs, Justine promotes the highest standard of programming across the “I Have A Dream” network. She trains and coaches sites across the country to deliver a college and career success curriculum. Additionally, she oversees national data management and reporting, ensuring staff members have the information they need to guide programming and best support students.
Before joining the national “I Have A Dream” Foundation team, Justine worked as a college counselor for first-generation students as the 12th Grade Program Manager at SEO Scholars and the NYU College Advising Corps. She has managed the college application process for a total of over 400 students. Her direct experience working with underserved students inspires her to ensure that all students get the resources and support they deserve. She holds a B.A. in history and minor in gender studies from Eugene Lang College, The New School. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in public administration from NYU’s Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service.
In her free time, she enjoys exploring different neighborhoods and eating all the amazing food New York City has to offer.