Fabiola is a Pasadena native and was an ambassador for the community from 2008-2011. She graduated from Marshall High School in 2011 and went on to pursue a Bachelor's degree in Political Economy at UC Berkeley (class of '15). Since then she's been working full-time at Affirm, Inc., a financial technology company based out of San Francisco. She has had over 5 years of sales experience in tech, and just recently started a new role where she is expanding the company's efforts in partnering with more diverse-owned businesses.
Through the ambassador program, Fabiola developed a strong work ethic, learned how to take ownership, and gained the value of building community.
Most recent favorite quote:
"Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy." - Dale Carnegie
Fabiola enjoys talking about career and growth opportunities with women of color and underrepresented individuals.