Citlalli is the Communications Director at the UCLA Labor Center and is committed to raising media awareness about the struggles and stories of working people. Prior to coming to the Labor Center Citlalli worked for SEIU-USWW where she advocated for the rights of Los Angeles janitors and also worked as a Project Coordinator for the Alliance for California Traditional Arts (ACTA). She received her academic training in Political Science (B.A.) at California State University Fullerton and Latin American Studies (M.A.) at UCLA. Citlalli is also a contributing writer for various online publications and is interested in the way creative media interventions contribute to social change.