Carla was born and raised in South Lake Tahoe, CA. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, at California State University, Chico. She joined Learning ARTS in 2017 as a Registered Behavior Technician and became a Behavior Specialist in 2018. She completed the Applied Behavior Analysis course sequence at Florida Institute of Technology and became a BCaBA in 2020. She is currently attending Arizona State University to receive her Masters in Psychology. In her free time, she likes camping, snowboarding, playing tennis and visiting new places.