Paola Pérez MorenoGraduate Associate
Paola is a first-generation, Master of Social Work candidate at the School of Social Policy and Practice. She is a proud Connecticut gal who completed her undergraduate degree in 2017 at UConn Nation, also known as the University of Connecticut. Paola received her Bachelor of Arts in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Latino and Latin American Studies. When she is not boasting the State of Connecticut or Boston sports teams (yes, that includes the Patriots), she is Facetiming her cousins.
Before accepting the exciting role of Graduate Associate, Paola worked for Planned Parenthood of Southern New England and Women Against Abuse. After Penn, she aspires to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Paola’s other long-time goal is to become a field hockey mom. In the meantime, she is thrilled to meet her residents and hopes they share a love of animals and free food!