Micely was born in Santiago, Dominican Republic. She loves cultural exchanges and has been awarded several scholarships in the USA, Canada and England to further her studies abroad. She understands that intercultural experiences create bonds that destroy prejudices and foster harmonious relationships.
She graduated with a Bachelor in Social Work from Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo with a strong passion for social justice. Her previous work experience focuses on community development, human rights, volunteerism, activism, health and education in organizations such as Centro Bono, Ciudad Alternativa and Peace Corps. She has a Masters in International Development from Bath University through a Chevening scholarship and is beyond excited to be part of the Courts for Kids team.