Katy was born in Tabasco, Mexico but calls Redwood City her hometown. Prior to joining CLSEPA in January of 2020, Katy graduated from UC Davis with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science as well as a Bachelor of Arts in English. While at UC Davis, Katy worked with the Campaign for College Opportunity as a student ambassador to further empower students and make higher education more achievable and affordable. Katy enjoys reading, writing and running; in her free time, she consistently is looking to try new and fun activities. She is a proud first generation student and looks forward to one day attending law school and getting her JD.