She is a graduate of Loyola University New Orleans with a B.A. in Philosophy and Political Science. She is fluent in English and Spanish. Ms. Rosas is a proud DREAMER who is originally from Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, but now calls New Orleans her home.
Prior to joining Pelton + Balducci, Karla worked as the Wage Claim Clinic Administrator for the Workplace Justice Project where she worked with individuals – the majority of them immigrants – who had been the victims of wage theft by their empl
oyers. She is also a participating member of the Congreso de Jornaleros. As part of a large family of immigrant workers, Karla cites her famiy’s endurance as her primary motivation for working in immigration advocacy.
In her spare time, Karla enjoys drawing, dancing, and eating poboys.