Madison Espinoza has over five years of experience in higher education with a focus on career development and academic advising. Madison earned her bachelor’s degree in Sociology from CSU Channel Islands, where she was a Career Closet Student Assistant and a Career Peer Mentor in the university’s Career Development and Alumni Engagement Department. From this position, she developed her passion for assisting students with their educational, professional, and personal needs. After completing her undergraduate degree, Madison pursued her master’s degree in counseling from California Lutheran University (CLU). While at CLU, Madison was a Career Counseling Graduate Assistant for their Career Services Office, where she advised various students and alumni with their various career development needs. Over the years, Madison has developed her passion for working with students in higher education and wants to encourage and empower students to participate in their own educational and career growth and change.