Partner Profile: Stacey Eunnae
Each month, we highlight individuals working to make the justice system more accessible to DC residents. Meet Stacey Eunnae, Senior Staff Attorney for Advocates for Justice and Education, Inc.
Senior Staff Attorney
Advocates for Justice and Education, Inc. (AJE)
Years on the Job
2.5 years at AJE
Where did you grow up?
I moved frequently and lived in DC, Virginia, Egypt, Malawi, and Zaire.
What brought you to DC?
What is your relationship to DCBF?
Favorite Vacation Spot
Sharm El Sheikh
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Yoga, travel, astrology, live music, HBO
One thing (other than your phone) you never leave your house without is…
Water or another beverage
If I hadn’t become a lawyer, I would be a…
List three main challenges you faced early on in your career
Knew zero lawyers, caffeine overdose, and DC jail’s dress code
Most rewarding element of your work
Supporting the most persecuted and rebellious teens
The most pressing civil legal aid issue in DC is…
Lack of 24/7 access to safe, affordable shelter