Zohneseh Fopenawoh

Operations Fellow

Zohneseh Fopenawoh is an undergraduate student attending the University of Maryland, College Park. She is a Criminology & Criminal Justice major and (PPE) Philosophy, Politics, and Economics double major and is in the Justice Legal Thought Scholars Program at UMD.

Zohneseh was born and partially raised in Cameroon. In 2011, she moved to Maryland were she continued her schooling and fell in love with community service and volunteering. She graduated from Springbrook High School in 2021 as an International Baccalaureate diplomat. She is currently a recurring Blood Donor for Inova Blood Services, and works with Solutions in Hometown Connection as a tutor for the Afghan Refugee Assistance Project. She previously worked for Riderwood Dining Services and is currently an intern for movement labs.

She is passionate about collaborating with others toward growing and building our community, and making significant changes that will have long lasting effects.

Zohneseh enjoys cooking, journaling, volunteering, exploring new fields of social work and the law as she anticipates a career in the legal field.