Upon graduation from Bishop Kearney in 2006, Adriana attended Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, where she obtained her BA in history in 2010. At Emory, Adriana became very active in the university community. She held leadership positions within her sorority, Kappa Kappa Gamma, as well as the student-run crisis hotline. As a senior, Adriana served as an academic mentor to freshmen, helping them select classes and acclimate to the university environment.
After graduation, Adriana moved back to New York and began working in marketing for the international law firm, Kelley Drye & Warren. She spent three and a half years there, gaining knowledge and insight into the world of business development, communications and client engagement. In 2014, Adriana was hired as the Manager of Alumni Relations at Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft, one of the oldest law firms in the United States. There, she oversees Alumnae Relations for the firm's network of over 2,500 former attorneys, a prime source of new business for Cadwalader's attorneys. Adriana regularly collaborates with Marketing and Human Relation professionals in order to foster strong business relationships and opportunities for the firm.