Laura St. John grew up in California and holds her B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley and her J.D. from New York University. Laura has volunteered for human rights organizations in Mexico and Guatemala, and her work experience includes clerking at the Alaska Superior Court, interning at the ACLU of Southern California and Nevada, and participating in the NYU Immigrant Rights Clinic. Laura enjoys playing competitive soccer and cooking Indian food. She has been with the Florence Project since March 2011, transitioning from Florence staff attorney to managing attorney in August 2012.