Otilda Colón received her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. During law school, she participated in the Immigrant Rights Clinic. She also interned at Anti-Trafficking Initiative at Sanctuary for Families, LatinoJustice, with the Honorable Jenny Rivera of the New York State Court of Appeals, and at the Criminal Appeals Bureau of the Legal Aid Society in New York City. Otilda received her undergraduate degree in Comparative Literature with a certificate in East Asian Studies from Princeton University. Otilda is fluent in Spanish and proficient in French and Mandarin.