Name: Amani Kancey
Year: 2017 (2L)
Organization: Black Law Students Association (Co-President)
Undergraduate Institution: Howard University
Experiences between college and law school:
Upon graduating from Howard University I served as a White House Intern. After my internship, I was appointed by the White House to work at the U.S Department of Transportation as a Political Appointee. For two and a half years I was Special Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of Transportation.
Favorite event that your organization plans:
My favorite event that BLSA hosted this year was “Black Excellence: A Celebration of Black History in Academia and the Legal Profession”. Black Excellence featured our Black deans and faculty sharing their personal stories in life and practice.