Elly is a freelance journalist based in Atlanta covering immigration and juvenile justice. She has reported for the New York Daily News, WNYC Radio and WABE, Atlanta’s NPR affiliate station, among others. In the past, Elly worked with asylum-seekers and victims of state-sponsored torture in Los Angeles. She has a bachelor’s in international relations from the University of Southern California and a master’s from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. She’s conversational in Mandarin Chinese and Korean.