Maija Hall

Maija graduated from TeenSHARP’s College Access Ambassasdor program in 2013 and attends the University of Massachusetts-Amherst where she is now a rising senior in the Honors College.  Her work to promote higher education and social justice as a College Access Ambassador provided essential preparation for her current role: Director of Policy and Legislation at the UMass Center for Education Policy and Advocacy. In this role, Maija conducts policy and legislative research, develops strategies to address student concerns, and mobilizes students across the UMass system.