Angelica Lara

Angelica Lara is finishing her BA degree in Political Science: Comparative International Politics and Human Rights from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She was born and raised in Mexico City, and migrated to New York to become a part of the Bronx/Queens community. She is a Theater Director, Producer, Dramaturg and teaches children history, political science and sociology through art. She comes to the Bronx Defenders with great personal and academic experience of the needs and wants of the Bronx Community.