May Lim graduated from the University of Washington in 2016 with bachelor’s degrees in Political Science and Psychology. She spent her junior year studying on exchange at University College Utrecht in the Netherlands. Now living in Pasadena, CA, May has worked for local elected officials in both Seattle and LA. She is interested in criminal justice policy, having worked extensively in prison advocacy around the issues of education and immigration. Aside from her prison advocacy work, May has had community experience organizing in the API community, teaching English and citizenship courses for new immigrants, and volunteering as a phone worker at a crisis call center. In her free time, May enjoys traveling, reading, and eating McDonald’s.
Updated May 2018
More from May Lim
Panel Discussion with System Impacted Community Members
Senior Fellow May Lim held a panel discussion with system impacted community members who spoke about mass incarceration and its affect on people of color in the US.
Thank you to our 2019 US Review and Admissions Committees
2018 Warsaw Fellowship Blog
During the 2018 Warsaw Fellowship, our Fellows wrote daily blogs of their experiences during the Fellowship. Read their reflections here.
Announcing the 2018 Humanity in Action Fellows