Crystal Letona or Crys is a politically informed brown girl born in Los Angeles, CA where she grew up in a predominately Latino community with her Mexican mother and Guatemalan father. She is currently studying Policy Studies and Communications with a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies at Syracuse University in New York. In and out of school she advocates for the equality and safety of women and LGBTQ individuals. After graduating, she plans to pursue a degree in law in hopes of working at the forefront of sexuality and gender law/legislation issues.