Having friends and community members impacted by immigration policies and detention, Sarah Jones comes to this work as a proud advocate and organizer in immigration rights and justice. While attendiing Tulane University, she studied labor, gender, and migration in the context of post-apartheid South Africa. This work deeply informed her involvement with Louisiana Advocates for Immigrants in Detention, where she assisted with post-release support and capacity-building around detention visitation. Prior to coming to Home is Here NOLA, she worked in nonprofit executive search, an opportunity that exposed her to creating integral and equitable organizational structures and practices.