ROSIE Mendez tells her story on Insight NY

ROSIE Mendez talks about growing up in NY City and her commitment to public service

Born and raised in Williamsburg public housing, Rosie recieve her BA from NYU and JD at Rutgers, along with fellowships at Columbia and Harvard. Rosie has devoted herself to standing up for human rights, social and economic justice as an activist, tenant organizer. As a City Council Member, Rosie worked to pass legislation to strengthen housing laws, to secure funding for legal services and opportunity intitiative programs, and to address systemic problems and fund solutions.

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