Figueroa has been the Upper School assistant principal at The Buckley School in Sherman Oaks, California, since 2005. She joined Buckley as a college counselor in 2003. Figueroa previously was senior associate director of admissions at California Institute of Technology. Prior to her position at Caltech, Dina served as an intern in the admission office of Occidental College. Dina graduated from Stanford University with a degree in American Studies, and obtained her law degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.