Briana Stone has over 15 years of experience in the access to justice field. Before joining the Commission, she served as Regional Director for Texas Civil Rights Project, overseeing the El Paso and Midland-Odessa offices. Briana was also a staff attorney at Texas RioGrande Legal Aid in Austin, where, in addition to her caseload, she worked to expand services in rural areas. Her practice focused on civil and disability rights litigation, and she also dabbled in employment, immigration, special education, and juvenile justice.
Briana holds a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Northeastern University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Women’s Studies from Smith College.