Originally from Lynnwood, WA Carmela was raised by a single Hispanic mother. After graduating from Lynnwood High School and attending a couple quarters of college, she enlisted as a Combat Medic in the US Army.
After raising her children, Carmela went back to college and graduated Magna cum laude from Eastern Washington University. She then attended Edmonds Community College to obtain her Paralegal Certification.
Carmela has a passion for assisting in the legal field. When not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her pets, hiking, camping, traveling, and reading.