Carolina Davila

Women of Color Coordinator
Yale University

Carolina Dávila Ortega (she/her/hers/ella) is in her third year as the Assistant Director of La Casa Cultural de Julia de Burgos: Latino/x Cultural Center at Yale University. Carolina has over 6 years of experience in higher education and student affairs, including advising, alternative spring breaks, curriculum development, multicultural affairs, professional development, residential life, social justice education, and student organizations. Much of Carolina’s trajectory in the field has been influenced by her personal experiences and identities. Carolina identifies as Afro-Latina, is a native of Puerto Rico, and grew up in Boston. She is a first-generation college student, received her bachelor’s degree in Communication Disorders with a minor in Spanish from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and her master’s degree in Higher Education Administration from the University of Pennsylvania.