Justo A. Ramirez Carrillo is currently a senior at Augsburg University majoring in Sociology. He is interested in pursuing a law degree and is currently enrolled at the University of Minnesota’s Pre-Law Scholars program that prepares students to take the LSAT. Before joining the MCLA team, Justo interned for D.C. Tutoring and Mentoring Initiative in Washington D.C. where he helped canvass and organize projects to gather communities to come together for a common goal. As a member of the MCLA team, Justo hopes to gain a better understanding of how the Minnesota Legislature works and hopes to gain skills that can help get more involved with the Latino community. Justo falls under the 1.5 generation of immigrants and will be the second in his family to graduate from a university, second after his older brother, Fernando.