Arlin was born in Hidalgo, Mexico and grew up in semi-rural North Carolina. She is an undocumented indigenous woman and has experienced the injustice of anti-immigrant legislations like 287(g). She organized in North Carolina for tuition equity for undocumented students and organized for immigrant rights. She is pursuing her undergraduate degree in International Relations at Trinity Washington University in Washington, DC. She will now serve as the new Youth Organizer and hopes to learn new ways of empowering future organizers.