Deputy Executive Director, Safe Passage Project
New York, NY
Cohort: CCL, New York, 2016
Desiree C. Boykin is the Deputy Executive Director at the Safe Passage Project, a nonprofit organization that represents children in deportation proceedings in New York. In her position, Ms. Hernández Sánchez manages, supervises, and trains a team of attorneys, paralegals, and interns to provide free legal and social services to children. Ms. Hernández Sánchez has a Juris Doctor from New York Law School and a B.A. in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of Puerto Rico.