University/College: El Centro College
Area of study/major: Medical Assistant
Project Transformation site location: Oak Cliff UMC
What was your favorite book as a child?: As a child my favorite book was If you Give a Pig a Pancake.
How many years have you been with Project Transformation: This is my first year!
What is one important lesson you have learned from the children you serve at Oak Cliff?: That every child will react and respond to things differently, so you must be able to compromise so that everyone is content.
What is one thing you hope to learn during your time as an intern this year?: I hope to learn to communicate with a group of people more effectively so that everyone’s thoughts and ideas are heard and possibly put into action.
How is Project Transformation helping you prepare for the future?: It is helping me become prepared for the unexpected because working with kids involves flexibility and that will be an amazing tool for a future career and in life.