Angelica has lived in Arizona for over 24 years. Her professional career in Arizona includes working at College Success Arizona, Center for Progressive Leadership, Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust and the Heard Museum.
She has been involved in a variety of community projects and organizations such as Girl Scouts AZ Cactus Pine Council and Latina Giving Circle. She is a graduate of Valle Del Sol Hispanic Leadership Institute, and the Center for Progressive Leadership Leaders Fellowship. Angelica is a recipient of the 40 Hispanic Leaders Under 40 award from Chicanos Por La Causa and Univision.
Born and raised in El Paso, Texas, Angelica is bilingual in Spanish and English and has a background in Spanish/English translation assisting a variety of corporate companies throughout the country.