May Rico spent the majority of her life in California’s Central Valley. Raised in Merced County she moved next door to attend California State University, Stanislaus. While attending college, she began volunteering at Haven Women’s Center of Stanislaus in 1993. In 1994, she was hired as a part-time Legal Advocate and currently holds the Associate Director position.
Ms. Rico has a Bachelor’s in Sociology and a Certificate in Paralegal Studies. She currently lives in Modesto with her husband of nine years.