Madeline is a recent graduate of UC Berkeley with a bachelor of arts degree in philosophy and a minor in race and the law. During her undergraduate career, she served as a student therapist, providing free and confidential talk therapy for Berkeley students. Madeline additionally volunteered for the YMCA as a college advisor for first-generation, low-income, and minority high school seniors at Berkeley High School. She is currently serving on the board of directors at a non-profit organization overseeing compliance with laws and regulations specific to gender inclusion. After serving as a legal apprentice for a restorative justice program at the Youth Court of The Superior Court of Humboldt County, she was inspired to attend law school to which she is currently applying.