Raquel Dominguez is a #NatSecGirlSquad Ambassador. Raquel draws from her experience as a queer Chicana to fight for equity across the globe, whether in her own conversations or in politics. Currently a Research Associate at a political consulting firm, she has experience in a wide variety of skills including research, writing and editing, event planning, HTML coding, and mentoring. She hopes to study international development in an attempt to understand the intersections of armed conflict, women’s rights, poverty, diplomacy, and climate change.
Raquel is a former Army brat born in Würzburg, Germany and raised in Lawrence, Kansas. She graduated from Saint Louis University in 2017 with Bachelors of Arts in Anthropology and Political Science and minors in Women’s & Gender Studies and Foreign Service.