Paula (she/her) is a criminal justice student. She enjoys reading, traveling, and trying new foods. Paul joined the Fellowship to improve her public speaking skills and build stronger connections and networks. Paula wants to address negative narratives about financial abuse, housing, and food security. She is also passionate about reforming the criminal justice system.

“My story is here to help the world reimagine how we view the educational system’s impact on youth and poverty. I hope my story can help humanity reimagine the way that we support youth for the future no matter where they come from or the obstacles they face.”