Diana Colin and her family immigrated to the United States from Mexico City when she was two years old. She began working at the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) as a student volunteer in 2009, and became a statewide campaign organizer in 2013. In 2014, she was named CHIRLA’s director of civic engagement, and under her leadership, CHIRLA participated in statewide elections for the first time in the June 2014 primary. In 2016, the statewide CHIRLA #InmigrantesEnAccion Electoral Campaign registered 11,297 voters and contacted 127,355 voters and achieved 82 percent voter turnout. Diana graduated from California State University Fullerton in 2011 with a B.A. in Political Science.