CASA Staff Profile

Lupita Ruiz-Tolento
E3 Program Manager


How long have you been with CASA? January 2017, CCRH Intern 2012

Hobbies: Traveling, reading about Mexican history and politics, documentary photography

What did you want to be when you grew up? A lot of things. An astronaut, a surgeon, a teacher, a news anchor.

Hidden/special talent:  I can speak three languages

If you had a time machine, what year would you go back to and why?  I would go back to Mexico in the 1920s so I could join Tina Modotti in photographing the cultural aftershock of the Revolution.

Favorite bumper sticker? Keep the Mexicans, Deport Trump

If you could go on a road trip with anyone (dead or alive) who would you go with and where would you go? I would drive from Colombia to Patagonia with my family

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