Yaritza was born and raised in Tucson, AZ. She is a first-generation grad from Nothern Arizona University with a bachelor’s in administration of Justice. In 2021, Yaritza graduated from the University of Arizona with a Master’s in Legal Studies with a concentration in immigration, and she joined the Florence Project in June 2021. In her spare time, Yaritza loves gardening and working out.
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