Claudia grew up in Lima, Peru and Keanry, NJ before moving to New York in 2007.  She grew up with many animals, mostly parrots and parakeets, along with living with various cats and dogs here in New York.  An activist and organzier, Claudia spends most of her time reading, writing and engaging in community efforts to build a better world for each other, along with our animal companions.  Claudia is a student at Hunter College, CUNY, focusing on gender, mass revolutionary movements and political economy.