Eva was born and raised in Los Angeles and grew up in San Diego, California. She has been in Austin since 2011 and a Texas resident for the past 10 years. She has been a community outreach volunteer for AIDS Services of Austin, The Wrighthouse Wellness Center and the City of Austin Health and Human Services. Eva currently serves on the Advisory Boards for Project Fresh Start Re-Entry Program and the Women Rising Project. In 2013, she became the Healthy Relationships Facilitator for women at AIDS Services Austin. Eva was elected to the Board of Directors in October 2013.