Staff

Laura Russello

Michelle Deme

Development and Events Assistant, mdeme@lawyersalliance.org, (212) 219-1800 ext. 243

As the Development and Events Assistant, Michelle Deme supports Lawyers Alliance’s fundraising activities, with a focus on individual donors and the annual Gala. She also assists with Lawyers Alliance’s volunteer events, social media campaigns, board engagement, and staff leadership activities. Prior to joining Lawyers Alliance, she worked with nonprofits in New York City and Chicago that specialize in the immigration and education sectors. She graduated from New York University in 2019, earning a B.F.A. in Drama and a B.A. in Political Science.

Preferred pronouns: she/her

Favorite snack: Flamin Hot Funyuns