Yazmin Peña is one of the Document Managers for the OIE. She graduated from Allegheny College in 2015, earning a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She was born and raised in New York City and moved to Pittsburgh towards the end of 2016.
Yazmin previously worked in the non-profit field, working with individuals with disabilities, youth, and families impacted by incarceration, and high-school foreign exchange students. She studied abroad in Seville, Spain, in 2014, which sparked her love for foreign exchange and travel. She is bilingual in English and Spanish and enjoys learning new languages.
In her free time, she enjoys reading, listening to podcasts, cooking, dancing, traveling, and spending time with her loved ones.