Patricia is a sophomore at Columbia University majoring in political science with a focus on public health. Beyond her academic pursuits, she actively engages in various campus clubs and organizations. Notably, she holds the role of Academic Affairs Liaison for FLI Network. Most recently, she has collaborated with the UN to establish the Uplift Fellowship, a free program aimed at supporting first-generation and low-income high school students in their journey toward higher education. In the future, Patricia aspires to build a legal career centered on public health policy.