Lia is a student at Westminster College majoring in Political Science/Pre-Law and minoring in Global Studies. She plans to further her education through a JD in human rights and international policy in order to help build a more equitable and just world. With experience in grassroots community organizing and a background in research and application, Lia works to bring people together in an effort to inundate communities with more understanding, respect, and support. Outside of school and work, she dedicates what time she has to her family, her friends, and her community. Lia is a first-generation American; her family is from the Dominican Republic and Argentina.