Zameena Mejia

Zameena Mejia is the communications manager for Vera’s Advancing Universal Representation/SAFE initiative. In this role, she manages strategic communications that support the initiative’s goal to establish a local, state, and federal right to universal representation for all people facing deportation and to diminish racial disparities among people affected by the U.S. immigration system. Prior to joining Vera, Zameena worked with the National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA) as the organization’s racial and gender justice press strategist. With NDWA and its c4 Care in Action, she helped organize worker-led advocacy events with President Biden; Senators Sanders, Warren and Harris; and other members of Congress. Prior to that, she served as communications director to New York State Senators Jessica Ramos and Brian Kavanagh. Zameena is a proud graduate of SUNY New Paltz and the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism.