Valicia joined our team in February 2015 as a Legal Fellow sponsored by the Emerson Collective. Her project focused on providing immigration relief to College Track students, alumni, and their families. After receiving her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 2012, Valicia did her post-Bar clerkship at the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office. In law school, she participated in the UC Hastings Criminal Practice Clinic, where she worked with the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office. Valicia received her B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Japanese from Stanford University. She is a native Spanish speaker and conversational in Japanese.