Lia Kaz was the 2015-2016 TSJF Fellow at Spirit In Action, replacing Amanda Citro who was the Fellow between August and November.
Lia currently serves as the North Carolina Community Organizer for Spirit in Action. Through the local We the People: Working Together project she organizes in low-income, rural communities across Buncombe County to empower civic engagement. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work and won the Alton J. Pfaff Award from Warren Wilson College, which recognized her as the graduating student who most exemplifies the triad of Academics, Work, and Service. She currently lives in Asheville with some great roommates, and a perfect dog named Mona.