Representative Katherine Clark (D-MA-05)
Ashley Álvarez is a member of the class of 2024 at Harvard University, pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a minor in Educational Studies. She is passionate about educational justice and transformation within the early-childhood and TK-12 public-education system. On campus, Ashley sits on the student advisory councils for the Sociology Department and the Educational Studies Program. Outside of the classroom, Ashley has a growing professional background in the education field, with a number of internships in a variety of organizations including Californians Dedicated to Education Foundation and EducationSuperHighway. After graduating, she hopes to continue her higher education and, eventually, return to her native Los Angeles to pursue a career focused on ensuring Black, Indigenous, and Latinx students from low-income households receive just, accessible public education.