Jacqueline was raised in the Central Valley of California. She attended the University of California, Davis for her undergrad, where she double majored in Spanish and International Relations. Her goal is to conduct research that will help improve health inequities not only in underserved communities in the United States but also globally. Jacqueline is interested in maternal health disparities, global health, and health communication. She also loves to travel and has been to Central America, South America, Europe, and Africa.