Paloma is a native Arizonan and a first generation college graduate with a B.A. in Environmental Studies. She doesn’t like writing bios. But she wants you to know that she is passionate about empowering the New American Majority, which is just one reason why loved working with Inspire Arizona; which engages in innovative programs aimed at enhancing civic responsibility. Not only was Paloma a 2007 YP4 Fellow, she was also a part of the YP4 staff for 3 years before moving back home to Arizona. Paloma has had the pleasure of participating in the Center for Progressive Leadership’s New Leaders Fellowship Program and as a Thrive Fellow with Generation Waking Up. She has served on the National Executive Board Selection Committee for Gamma Alpha Omega, ensuring that women of color excel in higher education and continue to develop as leaders in their communities. Paloma wants to travel the world, is working on a vegetarian lifestyle, and hopes to wake up someday with mountains of musical talent. Paloma is committed to a life of service.