Oneyda Ayala Oneyda Ayala (she/her/hers) is an undergraduate student at the University of Florida studying Economics with a minor in Sociology. Her academic experiences, paired with her upbringing in a political family (local government), fostered her passions for law and government, community building, and civic engagement. In Spring 2022, she served as a legislative intern in the Florida Senate. Her time in the Florida legislature reaffirmed her aspirations to work in public office, where she plans to advocate for first-generation students. Oneyda also intends to practice as a public interest attorney. Her fields of interest include criminal justice, education, and immigration.