While worked as a waitress in a restaurant in the Financial District in Manhattan, she was one of many people who saw The Fall of New York. Daniela Morales kept searching for her to no avail in New York, fighting and avoiding many Mogadorians. After John, Sam, and Daniela are escorted to the Brooklyn camp, Daniela looks for Roxanne at American Red Cross. She does not find her mother, and realizes that she could be dead.
After Victory Humanity Day, it was revealed that she was well and alive as she was seen by Four giving Daniela her lunch.