Deborah Umucyo is a Christian, Rwandan-Burundian graduate from California Baptist University, with a B.A. in International Studies, and an Anthropology minor with a concentration in International Business.
Following her graduation in 2016, Ms. Umucyo went on to teach in rural China at Guangxi Normal University for Normalities, Chongzuo. She is passionate about human rights, especially women’s rights, with a particular focus on improved access to education and health care in rural areas. Her aim is to challenge the power dynamics in gender and socioeconomics.