Citlaly joined the ACLU of North Carolina in December 2018 as Communications Associate.
She received her B.A. from Elon University and M.A. from Duke University. Previously, she worked at the YWCA as Senior Director of the Women's Resource Center and Latino Family Center. Citlaly has worked in immigrant rights', civic engagement, racial justice, and women's issues. Her academic work focused on women's organizing, immigration, and advocacy in North Carolina.
Citlaly is a proud immigrant from Mexico. She enjoys traveling back home, reading, and eating inappropriate amounts of sushi in her free time.