Carolotta is originally from “the region” outside of Chicago. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communication from Cornerstone University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Carolotta is currently enrolled as a Master’s student in the Department of Communication & Journalism at the University of New Mexico. While at UNM she focuses on intercultural communication, specifically intercultural training, and also instructs undergraduate courses in public speaking. Outside of academia, Carolotta also pursues passions in music and writing.