|Education:||B.A., Pitzer College|
M.A., Claremont University
Debbie Mucarsel-Powell is representative-elect for Florida District 26 in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Mucarsel-Powell immigrated from Ecuador to the United States as a teenager with her mother and sisters. She earned a bachelor's degree in political science from Pitzer College, and a master's degree in international political economy from Clarement University in 1996. She is a a former associate dean at Florida International University.