Staff Attorney [Y:EARS Program]
Dorothy Summers is a restorative justice facilitator and Youth Advocate Attorney in the Y:EARS program. Dorothy is committed to public service and passionate about youth advocacy and empowerment. Before attending the University of St. Thomas School of Law, Dorothy spent three years working as a special education teacher in New York City. During law school, Dorothy worked at the Minnesota AIDS Project, the Hennepin County Public Defender, Venture Academy Middle School, and Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid. She is honored to support the community and contribute to the LRC mission by using restorative and holistic practices to help youth become successful.