Paloma López is an AmeriCorps member working with the Visual Arts team on developing K-12 curriculum for the NHCC. She graduated with a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology from Boston University in 2008 and spent the next several years studying in Puebla, Mexico and then working as a teacher in Phoenix, Arizona. In 2019 she returned home to New Mexico to pursue a graduate degree in Museum Studies at UNM. She enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.