Rosana Donoso Barredo

Washington New Americans Participant and Coalition Manager

o: 206-452-8421rosana@weareoneamerica.org

DOJ-Accredited Repesentative
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Rosana Donoso Barredo joined the Washington New Americans Program at OneAmerica in 2015 with a strong non-profit and political professional background. Rosana was a Volunteer Coordinator at United Planet in Boston, Massachusetts, and a Student Mentor and Program Facilitator at Intercordia Canada in Honduras. In addition, as an undergraduate student she traveled to Uganda in 2006 to complete a student run based program focused on child literacy and the understanding of refugee and internally displaced people’s issues in Kampala and the Gulu Region. Rosana worked as a Volunteer Coordinator and Political Desk Intern at the Obama for America presidential campaign in 2008 during the New Hampshire and Massachusetts primaries. She completed an Organizing Fellowship at Fuse Washington in 2014 and was a Fellow at the Institute for Democratic Future in 2016. Rosana holds a Master’s in Education from the University of British Columbia, with a focus on critical race theory and social justice in education, and a  Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Journalism from Concordia University in Montreal. Her strong belief in racial justice and dedication to education and immigration policy is what drives Rosana’s work at the Washington New Americans Program and OneAmerica.

During her free time Rosana loves to travel, to cook complex recipes, and to build meaningful relationships from people of different cultures and backgrounds.  Rosana was born in Quito, Ecuador, moved to Massachusetts as a teenager, and has lived in Switzerland, Denmark, and Canada.

Adelina Solis

Washington New Americans Grantee Network Manage

o: 206-452-8499 |adelina@weareoneamerica.org

DOJ-Accredited Representative
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Adelina Solís joined Washington New Americans in 2018. She is a proud daughter of immigrants, and passionately believes that immigrant rights are human rights.

Prior to joining WNA, she worked at Global Partnerships, a Seattle-based impact investing organization, which works to expand opportunity for people living in poverty. She also spent a year in Ben Tre City, Vietnam as an English teacher through the Fulbright program. In this role, she taught students, teachers, and community members who otherwise had limited access to learning from native English speakers.

Adelina graduated magna cum laude from Scripps College with a major in Linguistics and a minor in Italian Studies, and is fluent in English, Spanish, and Italian. Her undergraduate thesis on Esperanto was published by Fiat Lingua, an online journal dedicated to constructed languages. As part of her coursework and out of personal interest, she has also studied French, American Sign Language, Russian, Quechua, Vietnamese, Swahili, and Malayalam.

Bonnie Stern-Wasser

Washington New Staff Attorney

o: 206-723-2203 | bonnie@weareoneamerica.org

DOJ-Accredited Repesentative

Bonnie has been an immigration attorney for many years in California and Washington State.  She has a B.A. in Social Ecology from UC Irvine, a master’s in Architecture and Urban Planning from UCLA, and a J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles.  Bonnie began her legal career as an INS Trial Attorney in Los Angeles before joining a national immigration law firm and later opening her own immigration practice. After moving to Seattle, Bonnie worked for MacDonald, Hoague, and Bayless and then returned to private practice, where she practiced business and family immigration, asylum, DACA, and citizenship. In 2008, Bonnie helped establish the partnership between OneAmerica and the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Washington Chapter (AILA-WA). She has volunteered at Citizenship Days and clinics for 10 years, and served as Chapter Chair of AILA-WA for two years.

At OneAmerica, Bonnie provides technical assistance and training for legal volunteers at our citizenship workshops, and case consultation assistance for WNA’s grantee organizations. Bonnie also serves as a legal resource and advocate on immigration law and policy for the wider OneAmerica family and community. In her spare time, Bonnie enjoys photography and playing bluegrass fiddle.