Alicia was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. As the oldest of 10 kids, she learned the love of family and the love of service from a young age. After college she spent two years volunteering at a Catholic Worker house where the spirit began to stir her missionary heart. After three years of discernment, Alicia joined the FMC family as part of Intake 2016. She currently serves at Big Woods mission base in Abbeville, LA.