Born and raised in the City of Merced Alicia attended Merced High School and received a BA in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from CSU Stanislaus. Currently, she is a Senior Accountant with Golden Valley Health Center. She also works as a bookkeeper for two local non-profits. Alicia is currently serving as the president of Kiwanis of Greater Merced Kiddieland. In her free time, she enjoys taking boxing, dance and painting classes.