Sandy Monroy (she/her/hers) is the Director of Advocacy for ValorUS based in Pasadena. Sandy has over 15 years of experience working in the movement to end sexual and domestic violence. Sandy has served as the Director of Programs at a local Los Angeles-based rape crisis and domestic violence center. She has extensive experience in working with individuals from the Latinx community, with an emphasis on access to civil legal remedies. Sandy holds a Board of Immigration Appeals accreditation with the Department of Homeland Security. She currently provides Training and Technical Assistance to rape crisis centers and agencies working to build capacity in the area of civil legal needs and immigration protections for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence.