The Immigration Project

Cristy Ramirez

Portrait of Cristy Ramirez.

Cristy Ramirez is an alum of Illinois state university where she studied political science/ criminal justice during undergrad. This was followed by her attending Southern Illinois University for Law School with a specialization in business law.

Cristy was born in Chihuahua, Mexico and spent years going through the immigration process. This garnered her passion to volunteer in asylum and immigration cases during her law school career.

She has worked as a product manager for RLI insurance where she worked closely with product vice presidents, IT, claims, processing, underwriters and operations to update and maintain environmental products.