Dawa Y. Sherpa is the Legal Practice Assistant for Northeast regional office and the executive assistant for the senior staff in New York City, NY.
Dawa joined Earthjustice from IBREA, a nonprofit based in New York. She graduated from Truman State University with a B.A in Biology. She moved to New York City to pursue a career in nonprofit administration. She is a native of Nepal and has special interest in conservation of natural resources in the Asian continent.
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