Nayna Gupta currently works as the Associate Director of Policy at the National Immigrant Justice Center where she advocates on behalf of immigrants, refugees & asylum seekers on Capitol Hill. Alongside deported advocates, Nayna co-leads the #ChancetoComeHome campaign which amplifies the experiences of deported people separated from loved ones and calls on the Biden administration to create a central process to give unjustly deported people an opportunity to present their cases for return. Nayna also worked as an immigration defense attorney at a public defender's office, as a racial justice attorney with the ACLU of Northern California & clerked for a federal judge in Montgomery, Alabama. Nayna is a graduate of Stanford Law School & Northwestern University.
Netroots Nation participation
- Netroots Nation 2023