Erica Baganza is a Boston native living in the DC area. She graduated from the University of New Haven with a B.S. in Criminal Justice with a focus in Investigative Services. She worked as a Victim Witness Advocate at the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office in Boston, MA. She has worked with survivors of domestic violence, gang violence, and the families of homicide victims. Erica is currently pursuing her M.A. degree in International Affairs with a concentration in Conflict Resolution and a regional focus of sub-Saharan Africa from George Washington University. Her passions are civil rights, gender equality, and victim's rights.