Maeleen Hurley grew up in Hawaii and has a B.A. from Occidental College and a J.D. from the USF School of Law. She moved here in 2010 from San Francisco and this is her second year as VP of Resource Development and her first year on the DE&I committee. She works in the Healthcare industry and enjoys writing, crafting and spending time with her husband, two teenagers, one dog and one cat. She is also very interested in issues of race and in her nascent podcast, Rice in the Cornfield, she explores culture and ethnicity along with sharing her unique background.