Izzy Pinheiro, Program Assistant

Izzy is a member of the Program team and works on WITNESS’ library of resources, activist outreach, trainings, as well as providing organizational support.

Before coming to WITNESS, Izzy collected, created, and shared stories of injustices occurring at home and abroad. She has worked to illuminate the needs of victims of hate crimes in South Africa, survivors of sexual assault in the United States, impoverished citizens and refugees afflicted with life-limiting illness in Jordan, and families of children with cancer in Tanzania.  

Izzy received her BA in Health Humanities from The University of North Carolina — Chapel Hill in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She speaks English and basic Spanish and Portuguese.



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