Meet the Branch

The SBA’s Outreach Branch facilitates relations between students and the Career Center, the Alumni Office and Alumni Association, the American Bar Association, and the Public Interest Community at GW Law. Working with these offices and associations, the Outreach Branch organizes and hosts various events and programs to connect students with alumni, employers, and professional organizations.

Vice President of Outreach (2018-19) – Lena Kettering

Lena is a 3L from Los Angeles, California, where she received her B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles. Lena has been involved with the SBA for two years, first serving as a member of the Programming Committee and then as Assistant Director of Mentoring. In addition to her work with the SBA, Lena is also a Dean’s Fellow, a member of the Alternate Dispute Resolution Board, a Student Ambassador, and Executive Guide Editor of the International Law Review Journal.

Lena interned with the National Association of the Deaf during her 1L summer, and spent her 2L summer working at the Groom Law Group as a Summer Associate. After law school, Lena hopes to work in a firm, and continue pro bono work for deaf and disability rights.