Yocasta Duran grew up in The Bronx, New York. She graduated from SUNY Plattsburgh University in 2017. Before becoming a Disability Advocate she worked for several years as a paralegal for the Law Offices of Joseph A. Romano specializing in Social Security Disability. Her passion to assist others grew urging her to become a Disability Advocate. She has extensive experience in all aspects of social security and is looking to pursue her degree in law.