Isabel attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where she received her B.S. in Psychobiology and minor in Applied Developmental Psychology. During her time at UCLA, she worked as a research assistant under Dr. Liberman and Dr. Tabak studying the effects of vasopressin and oxytocin on social behavior. She also interned at the UCLA Megan E. Daly Infant Development Center in Franz Hall, where did a case study analyzing early education approaches with an emphasis on the Resources for Infant Educarers (RIE) approach. After graduation, she continued working at UCLA at the Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center.
She joined the URC- Sciences staff in August 2017. As a Program Representative she coordinates the Amgen Scholars Program, CARE Fellows & Scholars, the CARE SEM Summer Research Program, and the PEERS Program. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the beach and watching sports. Go Dodgers!