Staff Bio: Taissa Morimoto
Taissa currently works on criminal and economic justice, democracy, and census advocacy as policy counsel at the National LGBTQ Task Force. She received her bachelor’s degrees and J.D. from the University of Florida, where she represented survivors of intimate partner violence and led workshops on civil rights restoration. Shortly after receiving her bar license in Florida, she moved to Washington, DC to work in public policy. During her first year in DC, she worked simultaneously at the Task Force and at the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS), where she served as a policy research fellow. She is one of the newest members of the Advocacy and Action Department.
Taissa Morimoto, Esq.