Rafaella Wicker

Class of 2016

Rafaella Wicker was born in São Paulo, Brazil. In 1991 her family moved to the USA, calling Austin, Texas their new home. Once in the US her fascination with “cowboys and Indians” began to grow. It later flourished into a growing need to understand the mysteries of ancient peoples and cultural heritage. Currently, Rafaella is finishing a bachelors of science degree in Archaeology from Texas State University, focusing on Paleo-Indian studies. She hopes to attend graduate school, researching the first migration patterns into the Americas. Her hobbies include, mineral hunting, scuba diving, hiking, and making new friends.