Kelsey Zorzi serves as U.N. counsel with ADF International where she oversees efforts to stop the genocide of Christians and other religious minorities in the Middle East, and to bring the perpetrators to justice. Zorzi represents ADF International at the United Nations by providing U.N. Member State representatives with key legal resources and language amendments that promote religious freedom and the inherent value and dignity of every person. In 2017, she was elected acting president of the United Nations’ NGO Committee on Freedom of Religion or Belief.
She earned her J.D. in 2013 at George Washington University Law School, where she participated in the GW-Oxford International Human Rights Law Program and won first place in the 2013 National Religious Freedom Moot Court Competition. Prior to graduating from law school, Zorzi interned with the U.S. Department of Justice and the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children.
She is admitted to the state bars in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.