is pleased to
announce that Jefferson
has been selected
month of July 2013.
Jefferson is a second
law student, and
coordinator for the
program makes him a valued part of the VLP; and, the VLP is
him as one of our law student coordinators.
Jefferson was raised in Georgetown, KY, but started life in
Ann Arbor, MI.
returned to Ann Arbor to attend the University of Michigan
as a trumpet
A couple years after
getting his bachelor’s degree in
Jefferson turned his attention to obtaining a dual JD / MBA
According to Jefferson, he decided on the U of A for two
was because his wife “really liked Arizona when [they] came
Jefferson said, “I picked UA because I liked the small class
Jefferson immediately became involved with the VLP his first
semester as a 1L.
always grown up doing volunteer work,” Jefferson said, “so
when I got to
heard about the program I know it was something that I
wanted to do.”
that first semester, the most important thing Jefferson has
volunteering is that “there are a lot of people [who] need
themselves and their rights [but] who cannot afford private
asked about his favorite law school professor, Jefferson
said that this
goes to Professor Jean Braucher.
Besides being “incredibly
to help students with anything,” Professor Braucher also
students as a mentor.
Jefferson said “I have
met with her multiple times
of class to talk about career goals and advice and she has
spare time, Jefferson enjoys hiking, cooking, playing
trying new restaurants with his wife, and playing several
basketball, tennis, Frisbee, and football.
Jefferson also volunteers
Humanity by helping to build homes at construction sites and
When asked about his dream job,
Jefferson’s response was “playing in the NBA,
or being a music agent.”
Thank you, Jefferson, for
volunteering with the VLP!
Past Outstanding Volunteer