Paola was born in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, and moved to the United States at the age of 15. Her passion has always been drawing and everything related to art. She wanted to study architecture since high school and decided that every decision in her life, was going to be in pursuit of her dream of becoming an architect.
Paola attended the University of Arizona. At the beginning of her college career, she worked in construction and was part of a group that designed and built homes for people with disabilities. Paola knows that architecture influences everything that surrounds it, from nature to people. After graduation, Paola was not ready to leave the desert and decided to stay in Arizona. Soon after, BDG offered her the opportunity to start working with them. She is happy to be working in a company that allows one to grow professionally and challenges her to grow.