Image shows Da'Neal Knight-McCoy, a Black woman, with a wrap on her hair. She is sitting in front of a green leafy plant.


Legal Intern - Civil Rights Advocate, Know Your Rights





Da’Neal is a legal intern for the Know Your Rights program at the ACLU of Maryland. As an undergrad student in Queens, New York, Da’neal spent time volunteering as a literacy aid for inner city children, advocating for sexual violence prevention on college campuses, and developing multiple community service opportunities. With a passion for service and advocacy  Da’Neal moved back home to Maryland and is pursing a Master’s Degree in Advance Clinical Practice Social Work. Working with the ACLU and the Know Your Rights program, Da’Neal hopes to continue to bring empowerment through education.