Johanna Calle serves as the Director of New Jersey Alliance for Immigrant Justice (NJAIJ), a coalition of close to 40 organizations that work on advocacy campaigns including expansion of access to driver’s licenses and protecting families against deportation. Johanna has lived experience as a formerly undocumented student with undocumented family members. Her professional experience includes working as a Leadership Gifts Coordinator at the American Civil Liberties Union - National Office and participating in the ACLU of Northern California’s MiACLU campaign, visiting various affiliates fighting for immigrants’ rights.
Johanna currently serves as a Trustee on the Hackensack Board of Education. She is also a Board Member at the Anti-Poverty Network. She graduated from The College of New Jersey with a double major in Sociology and Political Science, and a Masters in Criminal Justice from Rutgers University.