Karina Morales is originally from the state of Michoacán, Mexico. She studied Law at the Autonomous University of Baja California (UABC) where she graduated with honors. Karina has 15 years of workplace experience, specializing in legal aspects and fundraising for the philanthropic and business sectors of the region.

Currently, Karina works as an independent legal consultant. She also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Fund Proctors (AFP) Northwest Chapter, working on the professionalization of the third sector.