Fryda Faugier Ferreira

Caroline Glynn

Fryda Faugier Ferreira is a Colorado transplant, as she is originally from Mexico City, Mexico. Brought over to the U.S. at an early age, Fryda carries the identity of being a Dreamer. She completed her education in Colorado and is the first in her family to graduate from college. Fryda received her Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies, Socio-Legal Studies and Spanish from the University of Denver in 2018. While at the University of Denver she served as the first ever DACA/Undocumented Student Support Coordinator for the Center for Multicultural Excellence. Fryda has devoted her career to serving marginalized students transition to and from higher education. She discovered a passion for education and activism as a result of her own personal experience. Fryda’s philosophy is to be the person that she needed when navigating higher education. She currently serves as one of DSF’s Campus Advisors at Metropolitan State University of Denver. Learn more about Fryda on LinkedIn.