Xochitl joined Genesys Works in April 2018. She was born and raised in Houston and is a proud graduate of Texas A&M University. Before joining Genesys Works, she worked for BakerRipley as a Youth Leader, overseeing after-school youth programs for high school students in the Pasadena and East Aldine communities. As a first-generation college student herself, Xochitl also has experience mentoring first-generation college freshmen and helping them transition from high school and into college. She is passionate about developing youth into leaders, college access, dogs, yoga, the Texans, and chocolate cake.