Adriana is a native Floridian of Colombian descent. She has been a lifelong advocate of grassroots initiative and for humanitarian causes at local and national levels. Adriana firmly believes that through research, education, and publicity, sex trafficking can be greatly reduced. Dedicated to political participation as a method of bringing about change, Adriana has served in local and national campaigns. Adriana is a doctoral student in Conflict Analysis and Resolution at Nova Southeastern University and holds a Bachelors degree in Legal Studies and Masters Degree in Conflict Analysis and Resolution.