Betsy Allen-Rodriguez came to Las Americas in 2005 after retiring from 30+ years as a classroom teacher. She has represented many unaccompanied minors and asylum seekers before the immigration courts. She has also represented individuals on a wide range of applications including U-Visa, residency, special immigrant juvenile status, DACA, and naturalization. She was honored by the El Paso Young Lawyers Association with the Liberty Bell Award in 2010 and 2015 for her contribution to the El Paso judiciary community. Betsy holds a B.A. in English from the University of Tennessee and M.Ed. from Georgia State University.