Tessa Durham

Development and Executive Assistant


202-467-4900 Ext: 532

Tessa joined Children’s Law Center as the development and executive assistant in November 2021. She works closely with the Development team as well as with Executive Director Judith Sandalow. Prior to joining Children’s Law Center, Tessa interned with a nonprofit focused on improving education in rural Uganda through sustainable, community-led initiatives. She graduated from Appalachian State University in December of 2020, and during her senior year completed a thorough honors capstone project on the impact of fast fashion in Bangladesh. In college, she also spent a summer interning in Comas, Peru, working with a youth ministry.

Appalachian State University, BA, Global Studies