Sommer Ingram Dean is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and most recently served as a law clerk at the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. Sommer was a student journalist at the Tiger Times at Texas High School and The Baylor Lariat. After graduating from Baylor University, she worked as a legislative and legal reporter for The Associated Press and Dallas Morning News. She is also a former SPLC intern (2010) and legal fellow (2015-16). During law school, Sommer interned for NPR’s legal affairs correspondent and for The Washington Post.