Laura Soto is a Bilingual and Bicultural Longmont resident ARTivist from Chihuahua, Chih. Mexico who currently works as Operations Manager at Philanthropiece Foundation; position through which Laura serves in many local initiatives under the themes of Latinx Leadership, immigrant rights, indigenous rights, climate justice, economic justice and youth engagement. She is an active member of the SVVSD Parents Involved in Education (PIE) Taskforce, the Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition (CIRC) and the Latinx Advisory Committee to Congressman Joe Neguse. She has co-founded local grassroots organizations Voces Unidas of Boulder County and Colectivo Cultura. Laura is also an artist who shares her activism via performance, spoken-word and written poetry. She has performed for Motus Theater, Latino Community Foundation of Colorado, City of Longmont, City of Lafayette, Migrant Youth Leadership Institute, Noche de Peña and Tonos Latinos, and Latino Advocacy Day.