Kate Azevedo, J.D., M.P.A.

Kate Azevedo, J.D., M.P.A.

Associate Director of Student Chapters, American Constitution Society for Law and Policy (Washington, DC)

Kate Azevedo joined ACS in May 2015 and currently serves as the Associate Director of Student Chapters. In this capacity, she assists in managing the existing network of ACS student chapters, facilitating the programming of student chapters, seeking opportunities to found new ACS student chapters, building and maintaining relationships with faculty advisors, and integrating student chapter activities and chapter members into ACS’s substantive initiatives and network of members.

Prior to joining ACS, Kate served as a J.D. Distinguished Graduate Fellow for the Washington College of Law at American University. She started her career as a policy analyst at the U.S. Government Accountability Office conducting congressionally-requested policy analysis within the financial markets and regulatory divisions. Later, Kate held a compliance and research role at a financial firm focusing on policy matters.

Kate graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelors in Arts degree in Economics and Government. She earned a Masters in Public Affairs degree with a focus in Nonprofit Management from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at University of Texas. Kate received her law degree from Washington College of Law at American University. While attending law and graduate schools, she was a member of the American University International Law Journal and the Texas Hispanic Journal of Law and Policy.

She lives in Washington, DC with her husband and three young children.