Claudia Flores is the associate director for policy and strategy on the Immigration Policy team at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she led the immigration policy portfolio for the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, where she worked on advancing federal and state legislation to expand health care access for immigrant families. Flores is deeply committed to meaningful immigration reform. During the 2013 to 2014 immigration debate, she worked with bipartisan leadership on federal policy relating to matters of immigration enforcement and protections for immigrant youth.
Flores holds a Bachelor of Science in political science from Santa Clara University. She is an alumna of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute and New Leaders Council.