Lourdes O’Neil Haynes is the Assistant to the Director. She holds a B.A. degree from Manhattanville College. Prior to joining the MacMillan Center, she worked at the Provost’s Office and as a real estate paralegal in the Office of the General Counsel. Her work life before Yale included many years in real estate law, as well as a stint as a reporter for a weekly newspaper in Western Connecticut. Lourdes speaks French and some Spanish.