Fernanda Ferrell-Zabala serves as the Political Coordinator for Dancing Hearts Consulting. Born in Quito, Ecuador and living as a queer undocumented person in this country helped to shape her passion for advocacy. She spent the last 15 years as an Aerospace Engineer at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and brings with her a unique approach to problem solving. Fernanda has always believed that knowledge is the most powerful tool and has volunteered with many organizations to teach and inspire black and brown girls in the fields of STEAM. These days Fernanda calls Washington DC home where she lives, works, and marches for progressive causes along with her wife Angela and their 4 kids.