Valentina is a first-generation college graduate. Valentina obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. She was born in Puebla, Mexico. She immigrated to the United States at the age of seven. Her experience in the legal field encouraged her to apply to law school. She is currently pursuing her Juris Doctor degree at William S. Boyd School of Law in Las Vegas, and she continues to work in the legal field. Valentina enjoys volunteering and engaging in her community. She is currently serving as Vice President of Membership and Programming for the Hispanic National Bar Association Law Student Division. She ultimately seeks to be a practicing attorney with a focus on business transactions and commercial law.