Eleanor Haney

Executive Assistant to the Director, General Project Coordinator

Eleanor “Nell” Haney is a 2022 summa cum laude graduate of Georgetown University, where she double majored in Economics and Government. As an undergraduate, she was the first recipient of the Robert Katzmann Fellowship and worked as the teaching assistant for the 2022 cohort of Making an Exoneree, after participating in the 2021 cohort herself. Nell now works as the Executive Assistant to PJI Director Marc Howard and as a General Project Coordinator. After a gap year, she will attend law school at the University of Michigan in the fall of 2023. Nell aspires to be a public defender to advocate directly for indigent and disadvantaged members of society. In her free time, Nell is training for this year’s Philadelphia Marathon.