Alumni (Scholar)

Erin Franey

Peter and Julie Stott Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Portland, Oregon
B.A. University of Virginia (2011)
Professional Sectors:
Business Development
Community & Social Services
Healthcare Services


Living Wage Campaign, student organizer; Virginia Organizing Project, intern, U.Va. chapter head; Black Voices Gospel Choir; Health Value Community, intern and Institute for Practical Ethics grant recipient; First Year Players; AIDS/HIV Service Group volunteer; Hope Community Center volunteer; Catholic Student Ministries; Living Wage Campaign, student organizer; Health Value Community, intern, Institute for Practical Ethics grant recipient; IMPACT, Justfaith, First Year Small Group; Students for Peace and Justice in Palestine; Alternative Spring Break, University Judiciary Committee, educator; Organizing for America/Democratic Party volunteer; Workers and Students United, student leader; Service Learning Grant recipient; Raven Society; Raven Society First Year Recognition; Ella Baker Social Justice Award; Echols Scholar

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