Javier Luengo-Garrido joined the ACLU of Massachusetts in November 2017 as Immigrant Protection Project (IPP) Coordinator. Based in Northampton, Javier manages the Western Massachusetts IPP Call Center for immigrants and their families who have questions or need legal referrals to navigate possible deportation proceedings. He coordinates pro bono bond representation and organizes immigration family law assistance. His work also includes advocacy and relationship building with statewide and local immigrant communities.
Prior to joining the ACLU, Javier served as a liaison, interpreter, and education specialist support for the Northampton school system. Javier was a political advisor and organizer in Santiago, Chile and Buenos Aires, Argentina.