Ingrid is a graduate of Wofford College, where she played Division I soccer and received a B.A. in Comparative Government. Upon graduation, she entered the non-profit sector and worked on various grassroots initiatives throughout South Carolina relating to Prisoner's Rights, LGBTQ Rights, Voting Rights, Safe Schools, Racial Justice, & Immigrant's Rights. After 5 years of social justice advocacy, Ingrid switched gears and decided to go to Law School.
Throughout Law School, she has interned for Humane Society International (HSI), The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), The United States Department of Agriculture-Office of General Counsel (USDA-OGC), The Office of Management and Budget-Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OMB-OIRA), and The United States Forest Service (USFS).
She is the President of the WCL Animal Law Society and the WCL Environmental Law Society. She is also the Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Sustainable Development Law & Policy Brief and a Publication Editor for the American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law. She has a small dog named Zoey. She a dual citizen of Costa Rica and the United States, and her favorite food is French fries.