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Yvonne Geerts


Yvonne Geerts is the bilingual intake specialist for the Wisconsin Latino Exoneration Program at the Wisconsin Innocence Project (WIP). She screens and makes recommendations on applications and develops relationships with community stakeholders. She has worked and volunteered with Madison's Latino community for over ten years on issues of equal access education, housing, and basic services with a specific focus on the particular disenfranchisement of the undocumented community. Prior to joining WIP, she worked in non-profit development as the outreach coordinator for Madison's Immigrant Workers' Union and later as a housing resource specialist at the Tenant Resource Center.