Sabreena El-Amin

Director, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Sabreena El-Amin joined the Office of Inspector General in 2021 as the Director for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. She has an extensive background in labor and employment law, including litigating and advising on various discrimination matters. Her volunteer, educational, and employment experiences mirror her devotion to issues at the confluence of criminal justice, racial equity, community development, psychology, and the law. She has also shown a commitment to public service through her experience with the Public Interest Law Initiative, where she served as an Intern, Fellow, Board Member, and Co-Chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Working Group. She is a native of Chicago’s South Side and a graduate of Whitney Young High School. El-Amin earned a BA in Psychology from DePaul University and a JD from Harvard Law School, where she served as a Contributor and Editor for the Journal of Racial and Ethnic Justice.