Montzerrat Garcia Bedolla is the Program Coordinator for the Youth Leadership Institute. She was also a past fellow for the UCLA Dream Center. Montzerrat was born in Guerrero, Mexico, she migrated to Santa Ana, California when she was 8-years-old. She later relocated to the Bay Area in 2010 where she attend school and graduated from UC Berkley. Carrying the experiences of a first generation college student, growing up in a low-income household, and having limited access to higher education, she leads organizing efforts with these communities in mind. She hopes to lead a career in medicine to become a bridge and uplift community engagement as an opportunity to radicalize the meaning of health.