Shail­ly Gup­ta Barnes is the Pro­gram Man­ag­er at the Kairos Cen­ter and part of the Rights and Reli­gions pro­gram area. Orig­i­nal­ly from Chica­go, she has a back­ground in law, eco­nom­ics and inter­na­tion­al devel­op­ment and has spent the past 10 years work­ing with and for poor and mar­gin­al­ized com­mu­ni­ties in var­i­ous capac­i­ties. She earned a B.A. in Eco­nom­ics from the Uni­ver­si­ty of Chica­go (1999), a J.D. from UCLA School of Law (2002), and an M.I.A. from Columbia’s School of Inter­na­tion­al and Pub­lic Affairs (2009). Shail­ly has two awe­some chil­dren with Adam Barnes and lives in New York City.
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