As a first generation college graduate, Leticia understands the challenges of navigating the college process and is passionate about supporting students in their journey to making their college dreams a reality. Leticia has spent the past 12 years working to support students to and through college. Currently Leticia serves as the director of TRIO Talent Search, overseeing federal grants that serve 9 DPS high schools doing college prep programming for 9th-12th grade students. Previously, she served as the Denver Scholarship Foundation College Advisor at Bruce Randolph School. Originally from Texas, Leticia earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of the Ozarks and her Master of Arts degree from the University of Denver in Higher Education – Student Development. Leticia takes advantage of the beautiful Colorado outdoors with hiking, camping, and snowshoeing!