2001 Almada
Scholar Profile

Justine Almada

Brooklyn Nonprofit Management

Biography

Justine is currently serving as the Executive Director of The HPV and Anal Cancer Foundation, a start-up nonprofit organization that seeks to address the medical and social discrepancies for people living with anal cancer and other HPV-associated cancers. Justine started the organization with her siblings in honor of their mother. The mission is to raise awareness, provide support and resources for patients and their families, and fund scientific research that aids in the understanding, prevention, treatment, and cure of anal cancer and other HPV-associated cancers. Prior to The HPV and Anal Cancer Foundation, Justine served as Chief of Staff for four years to Council Member Daniel R. Garodnick in New York City. Justine graduated from Wesleyan University in 2005 with a B.A. in Latin American Studies and a concentration in Anthropology.


High school:  The Chapin School

Degrees

College Year Degree
Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT
2005 B.A. Latin American Studies