Yessica has been a Marin resident since her family migrated from Guatemala in 2000. She has always had a passion for working with youth, leading her to run her own kids summer camp at an early age. She recently earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology at San Jose State University. Yessica joined the Multicultural Center of Marin, working with students at Marin’s Community School, which serves students who have behavioral and emotional challenges. Yessica hopes to continue her career by becoming a Juvenile Probation Officer in the near future.