Nadine Benavides is the Communications Coordinator for the ACLU of Maryland. Nadine joined the ACLU of Maryland in 2019. She produces English and Spanish written content for the ACLU which includes blogs, press releases, op-eds, and other written materials. Nadine also supports our outreach and engagement events. She was born in Montgomery County and was raised in Baltimore City. Nadine holds a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from the University of Maryland Baltimore County. Previously, she worked for Maryland Business Roundtable for Education (MBRT), where she edited and wrote content for MBRT’s website, social media pages, and reports. Nadine created and coordinated the Student Ambassador Program at MBRT, an initiative to raise student voice in discussions surrounding education policies.