Paloma Blandon is a second-year undergraduate student majoring in public policy with a specialization in education and minors in Latin American studies and statistics at the University of Chicago. She is currently working at the UChicago Consortium as one of the summer research assistants. Previously, she tutored Chicago high school students in financial literacy through the UChicago chapter of Moneythink. She is currently the Campus Outreach Director for the UChicago chapter of Women and Youth Supporting Each Other, a mentorship program for middle school girls in Chicago. She is passionate about education policy as a means to guarantee quality education for all students.