Desiree moved to Minnesota from Colorado in 2002. She double-majored in Spanish and Human Services from Saint Mary’s University and graduated in December of 2012 with a Bachelor’s of Arts. Her long-term goal is to work with families after natural disasters. Desiree spent 1 year in Spain teaching English as an Au Pair. She also worked as a Case Manager for families at a non-profit organization and served a 10 month term doing disaster related work across the United States. Desiree is currently a Paraprofessional at Arcadia Charter School. In her spare time she enjoys being active and traveling.