Originally from the Rio Grande Valley and a first generation student, Julieta moved to San Antonio upon graduating high school to pursue her degree. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and later earned a Master of Education in Higher Education Administration from UTSA. As a graduate student, Julieta quickly learned that advising was the area she could best utilize her skills and knowledge to help students pursue their educational goals. In her last semester of graduate school, she was an intern for Learning Communities and that is how she came to know more about TRC. In her spare time, she takes advantage to watch her son grow and develop. She also enjoys playing sand volleyball on occasion and watching sporting events!