Marcella was born and raised in the beautiful Lower Yakima Valley. She is a first-generation college migrant student, graduated in Summer 2021 from Eastern Washington University with her BA in Sociology and minor in Chicana/o/x studies. During her time at EWU, Marcella served as a mentor/tutor for first generation college migrant students through CAMP (College Assistance Migrant Program) offering on-campus services and resources. Marcella has a passion in serving low-income communities and students who need extra support. She is currently a site coordinator for Medical Lake Middle School. In her spare time, she enjoys being in the outdoors, singing in her mariachi group, cooking, and spending quality time with close friends and family.