After graduating from California State University Long Beach with her degree in Community Health Science, Ms. Cornejo decided she wanted to provide scholars with a quality education that would open doors in their future. She moved to Dallas, Texas were she taught bilingual Kindergarten for two years. She decided to move back to Los Angeles, and joined Equitas where she has taught Kinder and First grade. She loves working with the community of Pico-Union. On her free time, Ms. Cornejo loves to craft, spend time with her dogs and her son Elijah.