Claudia Espinosa moved to New York in the year 2000 from Cali, Colombia. Ms. Espinosa is constantly striving to set new standards of personal, professional, and academic excellence. She holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Forensic Psychology with Magna Cum Laude honors from the City University of New York. Ms. Espinosa received her second Master’s degree in Public Administration from New York University's Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. Ms. Espinosa also holds an Ed.M. degree in School Leadership from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Education at NYU. She also devotes her time to her very own brainchild, the Latinas On the Verge of Excellence – L.O.V.E. Mentoring Program. She created this organization with the goal to support and empower young Latinas to strive in school, and ultimately increase high school graduation rates, college enrollment, and healthy lives among young Latinas. Ms. Espinosa believes in justice and fairness, and that love and compassion need to be part of the practice of justice.