Tamara Marquez was born in Mexico City and migrated to the United States when she was 13 years old. Tamara is passionate about sharing the obstacles immigrants face day to day and fights to fix the broken immigration system in this country. Tamara attended the University of California Riverside and graduated in 2020 with a degree in Media Culture Studies and Spanish. Her aspirations, as the Communications Coordinator, are to support people who are detained or being released from immigrant detention centers by sharing their testimonies in order to abolish detention centers and free all immigrants. Tamara is working towards uplifting their stories through the media in order to change the narrative towards the immigrant communities. In her free time Tamara enjoys going on hikes, spending time with her family and friends, and working out.