Amparo is a Junior at Columbia University majoring in Social Anthropology, while also completing the Columbia Pre-law Program.Amparo is passionate about traveling, reading, photography, music, and puzzles. She aspires to meet people from different cultures in order to expand her knowledge and appreciation of the world. She led the ALPFA chapter at Columbia for two years. ALPFA is a non-profit organization that inspires Latino students to achieve their full potential in the business and finance sector. Amparo interned at the Maharishi Institute in South Africa; the Mercury PR firm in NYC; and was part of Governor Cuomo's political management team.