Mailen Aportela was born in Miami and raised in New Jersey. As a Cuban/Colombian American, Mailen believes being Latina is a superpower and it has become her goal to empower other Latinas to fully embrace who they are and where they come from.
Mailen graduated from Rutgers University - New Brunswick, NJ with a degree in Strategic Communication and Public Relations. She is a creative that values connecting storytelling with her own voice, enthusiasm, to communities close to her heart.
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