Volunteer Coordinator and Educational Program LEader
Marian Ruiz is a first-generation United States citizen born in San Diego and raised in the small U.S.-Mexico border town of Calexico. She received her bachelor’s degree from San Diego State University in Communication in 2017. She joined the Border Angels team in August of 2019 as the Volunteer Coordinator, and leads groups in hopes to educate people across the nation on immigrant rights along the border. Her passion for the human connection drives her to advocate for an underserved immigrant population through her privilege as a citizen and platform at Border Angels.