Bethany Jackson

Legal Director

Email: bethany@tnjfon.org

Bethany is a graduate of Rhodes College and Tulane University School of Law. Bethany has practiced law in New Orleans, Baltimore and Nashville. Her volunteer experience includes work with Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Nashville Bar Association Pro Bono Program and Nashville Public Library.

Languages: English, Spanish


Alvaro Manrique Barrenechea

Assistant Director of Education & Outreach

Email: alvaro@tnjfon.org

Alvaro recently completed his LLM degree at Vanderbilt University after previously working as Office Director at TNJFON. Alvaro holds a law degree from the Universidad de Lima and practiced law in his hometown Lima, Peru.

Languages: Spanish, English


Aineth Murguia

Bilingual Legal Administrative Assistant

Email: aineth@tnjfon.org

Aineth received her B.S. in Political Science from Middle Tennessee State University. She previously managed criminal and immigration cases involving Homeland Security and USCIS, providing lead support to the legal team. 

Languages: English, Spanish


Adrienne S. Kittos


Email: adrienne@tnjfon.org

Adrienne received her B.A. in English from Vanderbilt University in 2006, and her law degree from Vanderbilt University Law School in 2009. Adrienne has worked on behalf of clients at the Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence Immigrant Legal Clinic and Rose Immigration Law Firm in Nashville, Tennessee.

Languages: English, struggling Spanish




Wendy Kurland

Interim Director

Email: director@tnjfon.org

Wendy previously served as director of the Homework Hotline, and was co-founder of the Community Wish List.

We provide application assistance and legal reviews at regular clinics and by special appointment only. Please call (615) 835-2512 to schedule an appointment.