The daughter of once-undocumented immigrants from Poland, Jenny has been working to keep immigrants in the United States since 2005. Prior to her current role with Northern Illinois Justice for Our Neighbors, she was the supervisor of the DePaul Asylum and Immigration Clinic’s inaugural U Visa Summer Volunteer Project, a student in DePaul’s Asylum and Immigration Clinic, and a volunteer at the South Texas Pro Bono Asylum Representation Project (ProBAR). Jenny is also an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the Chicago Bar Association, NLG Chicago’s Next Gen Committee, and NLG’s National Immigration Project. She received her bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University in 2005 and her Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law in 2010.
Victoria De La Rosa was born and raised in Rockford Illinois. Her parents came to the U.S. as Mexican immigrants in the late 60s, and they instilled in her a tireless work ethic and a drive to serve to her community. She has had a long career of advocacy and service to her community. Victoria is the proud mother of two teenagers. She hopes to pass on to them the same values she inherited from her parents. She holds a Masters in Community Counseling from National Louis University.