Elizabeth is a student at Ventura County Community College. Her goal is to transfer to the University of California at Santa Cruz where she will pursue a degree in history as well as a teaching credential. After graduation, Elizabeth will be pursuing a career in teaching. Elizabeth is a certified educational rights holder for at risk youth in the community and co-facilitates trauma informed trainings throughout the county. She is the single parent to two young children and an orange tabby. Elizabeth is a former foster youth that is dedicated to advocating for policies that will improve the lives of current and former foster youth.