Katie Morris


Katie is the co-founder of the Newcomers Guide to Allentown and is currently interning at the United Nations in the Department of Public Information. She has worked with refugees in Germany and Ghana and recently completed an honors thesis focused on the global refugee system. Katie is a strong advocate for refugee rights and hopes to pursue a career in refugee policy. She graduated from Lehigh University in December 2017 with a dual honors degree in Global Studies and Journalism.




Rebecca Ely


Rebecca graduated from Lehigh University in 2017 with a Bachelors degree in International Relations and Psychology. She is currently at postgraduate at University College Dublin pursuing a Masters in Human Rights. With work experience in areas such as refugee rights and environmental promotion, Rebecca hopes to pursue a job in the field of developmental policy or humanitarian assistance.