We are immigrants, activists, storytellers, creators, & educators, reclaiming our futures.

Board Members

Sheila Cruz-Morales

Co-Founder, Executive Director

Melanie Cruz-Morales

Co-Founder, Director of Policy & Advocacy

Dr. Daicy Diaz-Granados

Co-Founder, Director of Educational Outreach

Erik Cruz-Morales

Board Member & Professional Mentor

Katie Hurtado

Board Member & Fundraising Consultant

Our Team

Rafael Diaz-Granados

Academic Counselor

Gabriel Panuco-Mercado

Grant Writer & College Applications Mentor

Akanksha Sinha

College Applications Mentor

Braeanne Oribello


Kali Hernandez

Reasearch & Social Media Intern

College Access for Non-citizens is a non-partisan, grassroots, youth-led nonprofit organization (501(c)(3)), committed to dismantling barriers in higher education.