A native Pittsburgher, Renata Nelson recently graduated from Macalester College in St. Paul, MN with a dual major in Hispanic Studies and Geography. Renata participated in several study abroad programs: in Peru, Ecuador, and Italy. At Macalester, Renata worked in the Hispanic Studies Department as a tutor and instructor. Outside of Macalester, Renata volunteered at summer camps and adult ESL programs. Renata is working with the Kingsley Association and the Larimer Consensus Group.