Paolina Ruiz

Paolina is an Executive Associate at Humanity United, supporting both the Managing Director of Communications and Public Policy, as well as one of our Senior Fellows.

Prior to joining Humanity United, Paolina worked in production for The Food Network. Previously, she was a mentor for a non-profit youth organization for inner city at-risk Latina girls in Santa Ana, California.

During her undergraduate years, Paolina worked with the Department of Women and Gender Studies at the University of Colorado, Boulder on various events and projects. She also worked as a tutor at an after-school program for Latino youth.

Paolina holds a bachelor’s degree with honors in English literature and creative writing, and a minor in women and gender studies from the University of Colorado, Boulder.