Geraldy is a first generation college student. She immigrated from Mexico to the US with her family at the young age of 2. Geraldy receive her B.A. in Psychology from Cal State University Dominguez Hills, located in her home town of Carson, California. While at CSU Dominguez Hills, Geraldy discovered her passion for research while participating in the Minority Biomedical Research Support Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (MBRS RISE) and the Positive Psychology Lab. Geraldy is adventurous, enjoys traveling, and is very family oriented. She is interested in health psychology and positive psychology. Her research interests include health disparities, psychological wellness, and quality of life.