Claudia Cruz López holds a degree in Political Science and Public Administration from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and a Master’s Degree from the Universidad Iberoamericana. She completed her social service at Sin Fronteras I.A.P, gaining an understanding of the administrative process to regularize the migratory situation of vulnerable communities. Claudia also worked for the Jesuit Service for Migrants in Mexico, where she learned about the experience of the transmigrant peoples and their advocates. Before joining CDM, she was a consultant for the Institute of Studies and Dissemination on Migration, A. C. (INEDIM).