Astrid Karina Riley was born and raised in Tucson, AZ. She received her B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Arizona and started a career in hospitality working for Marriott for over six years. Astrid is the daughter of immigrants from Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico and has always been passionate about immigrants’ rights and issues. In September 2020, she changed her career path and joined the Florence Project team as the Volunteer Coordinator. She is excited to transition into non-profit work and is looking forward to growing at the Florence Project. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, including three dogs and a cat, doing yoga, and riding her road bike.