Loretta Malakie, Speaker 10/13/2016

 Loretta Malakie, JD
Loretta is an attorney from New York.  She graduated with a BA from Cornell, and her JD from Fordham.  She was admitted to the bar in New York,. She is currently a stay at home mom of four.
 
Loretta lived in Europe for about four years between college and law school.  She speaks Spanish, Italian, and French. She grew up just outside of Utica, New York where she returned to after she had her first child. 
 
Utica, NY has been a refugee center since the 1970s. She has witnessed the refugee industry and its effects on a community first hand.