Michele Okoh

She/her | Assistant Professor

Employer: Lewis & Clark Law School

Moved Here from: Wilson, NC on August 2022

Why did you move here?

I accepted the position of Assistant Professor with Lewis & Clark Law School.

What is one thing that you need/want from a community right now?

I need a community to provide a support system. It is challenging being in a new place, especially as a person of color, and would like to be able to get support in this area. I don’t want to feel isolated.

What kind of civic connection are you interested in making?

I am interested in connecting with public health, criminal justice, disability, and environmental justice advocates. I am also passionate about the performing arts and would like to connect with the theatre community.