Ramon Salado was born and raised in Desert Hot Springs, California. In high school, Ramon served as an active community member through various leadership positions ranging from Associated Student Body president to district board member and even secretary for Riverside and San Bernardino Counties within the California Association for School Site Councils. Ramon will be studying Political Science at Stanford University in the Fall of 2022 with an interest in law and justice. While there, Ramon hopes to engage in various cultural activities as a member of the Latinx community and also hopes to become involved in creative endeavors involving literature and the visual arts. After university, Ramon has plans to continue his education in law school to eventually practice immigration law and return back to his desert community in Southern California.