Kimberley Villegas is the Marketing and Communication Associate at the Latin American Educational Foundation. She is a graduate from the University of Colorado Denver where she earned her degree in Business Administration with a double major in Business Management and Human Resources. She is a first-generation college graduate and a proud LAEF alumna. Kimberley values the importance of higher education as it has opened many doors for her. She understands students must overcome different barriers in completing a college degree.
Kimberley is passionate about advocating for scholars to change the trajectory of their lives through education. Inspired by her volunteer work, she is happy to serve in the Communications Committee to increase CoCEAL’s brand recognition and connect with individuals that share the same passion in increasing the advancement of LatinX in Colorado. Kimberley values respect and gratitude and wants to give back to the community she come from.
She happily spends her free time drinking coffee, reading, painting, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.