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Michele Vignola-Rogers

Michele Vignola-Rogers

Michele Vignola-Rogers

Office Assistant
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Michele Vignola-Rogers joined the Dole Institute of Politics in 2017 as an office assistant. Prior to joining the institute, she was the outreach xoordinator and administrative assistant at Pinnacle Career Institute.  She graduated with honors from Kean College of New Jersey (now known as Kean University) with a Bachelor of Arts in English and education certification (K-12). She moved to Lawrence in 1992 to work for the Leonard Peltier Defense Committee (LPDC) as a co-coordinator, paralegal and fundraiser. She participated in the Walk Across America for Mother Earth, toured as a speaker with Lollapalooza Music Festival and the Horde Festival. She has worked with organizations from around the world educating the public about Leonard Peltier’s case. She was co-editor of the Crazy Horse Spirit Newsletter and volunteered with the Center for Constitutional Rights, working with William Kunstler to continue the fight for justice.  In 1997, she married a local Lawrence native and had two children. She has been an administrative assistant for the past 24 years, which permitted her to raise her children and find her way to the Dole Institute.

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