Florian Romero graduated from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines with a B.A. in Advertising. She worked for the Cupertino Union School District for ten years. Prior to that, she was the Founder and Vice President of Save-A-Lot, a chain of retail stores in the Philippines. After working in for-profits for more than twenty years, Florian wanted to give back by serving the Catholic Community and Church. She has been working in the Office of Development with the San Francisco Archdiocese for over nine years.