Kenia is a UTEP graduate with a bachelor's degree in Multimedia Journalism. She recently started a masters degree in public administration, because of her passion for effective and accurate communication, especially when it comes to the politics. During her undergraduate career, she had various internships with media, the non-profit sector and government. A couple of those internships were with Congressman O'Rourke congressional and campaign offices. She was one of two interns who, along with the campaign manager, started his senatorial campaign.
She is currently working as a communications specialist for the Communications Shop in Virginia and the business magazine MexicoNow. With Communications Shop, she works with a variety of organizations that promote social justice, women empowerment and immigrant advocacy. At MexicoNow, she is in charge of events promotions and social media strategy.
She has experience managing accounts for organizations in multiple social media outlets and this opportunity to be a social media ambassador for the Texas Trib Fest feels like the perfect fit to her.