Angelika Albaladejo IS an independent multimedia journalist based in Los Angeles. Previously, she reported from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Medellín, Colombia. She is currently investigating the impacts of US immigration enforcement as a 2019 diversity fellow with The Marshall Project supported by the Fund for Investigative Journalism. She's a Miami-born Cubana-Puertorriqueña. She is fluent in English and Spanish, and has working proficiency in Brazilian Portuguese. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Global Affairs from George Mason University and a Master’s degree in Latin American Studies from Vanderbilt University.