Tanya D. Senanayake was a Fellow for Education and Employment at the National Women’s Law Center, where she worked to promote the rights of women in the workplace. She is a graduate of Yale University and the New York University School of Law, where she was awarded the Vanderbilt Medal and the Public Service Graduation Prize and served as Senior Executive Editor of the New York University Law Review. Additionally, Ms. Senanayake was a Thurgood Marshall Civil Rights Fellow with the New York City Bar Association, where she worked on civil rights and access to justice issues with the Bar Association’s Civil Rights Committee and the City Bar Justice Center. During law school, Ms. Senanayake was a summer associate at Outten & Golden LLP and interned with the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Eastern District of New York (Civil Division), the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the New York Legal Assistance Group (Special Litigation Unit).