By Danielle Beavers
Danielle Beavers, a 2012 graduate of Stanford University, earned a position as the Economic Equity Fellow at the Berkeley-based Greenlining Institute. Greenlining is a multi-ethnic advocacy, research, leadership development, and public policy organization that aims to empower communities of color. Greenlining offers yearlong fellowships to college graduates in the areas of Economic Equity, Special Projects, Strengthening Our Democracy, Building Healthy Communities, and Law. Fellows are assigned to specific program areas and develop expertise under the mentorship of a program director.