Ms. Villa manages data and writes reports for various grants funding the Legal Services department. She firmly believes that accurate data collection and analysis can be a powerful tool for social change and advocacy. Prior to joining CHIRLA, she worked at Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles as their Grants Coordinator. She also worked at UCLA's Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA School of Law and Southwestern Law School, working closely with students, ensuring their educational goals and needs were met. She received a Bachelor's Degree in English Literature and Spanish from Loyola Marymount University.