Madeline Flores was born and raised in Southern California. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology & Social Behavior from UC Irvine. As an undergraduate student she was a peer mentor, mentor coordinator, and motivational peer coach. She went on to earn her Masters of Education in Educational Counseling from the USC Rossier School of Education. During her graduate program she worked as an Academic Coach with the USC Kortschak Center for Learning and Creativity. Besides Academic Advising, Madeline also coordinates the Leventhal Accounting Cohort (LAC) mentorship program. Madeline is committed to incorporating her values of care, inclusivity, and empowerment into her work with students. She enjoys meeting students where they are in their journey and collaborating with them on their academic goals. In her free time, she loves to read, attend concerts, play video games, and try new food places with friends.