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Ramona is a recurring character on the Netflix Original Series One Day at a Time. She is portrayed by Judy Reyes.


Ramona is present during Penelope's first group therapy meeting in One Lie at a Time. She has a supportive and caring personality, and Penelope says that she is an amazing hype woman.

In therapy, Ramona discusses being a gay female minority suffering from anxiety, depression, isolation, and "combat stuff." In Pride & Prejudice, Penelope goes to Ramona for advice when she learns that Elena is also gay.

Episode Appearances

Season 1

Season 2


  • Ramona was the first character to be revealed as openly gay and LGBTQ.
  • It's pretty heavily implied she has a crush on Penelope.
  • The majority of her episode appearances are in the group therapy scenes.