Araceli Crescencio is a bilingual multimedia journalist. She recently graduated from Pepperdine University, where she studied journalism and economics. At Pepperdine, Crescencio fell in love with reporting local news as she reported on local Malibu affairs including rising rent prices, the Borderline shooting, and the Woolsey Fire. Prior to CNBC, she interned with Univision in her hometown of Nashville, Tennessee. In her free time, Araceli enjoys traveling, eating al pastor tacos, and cheering on the Mexican soccer team.