Ms. Lopez, 29 - Advisor
I wanted to help advise the club because I saw that there was a need to help our female students in our school feel safe.
+ My favorite color is pink and I love teaching.
- I dislike patriarchy.
Brenda Barragan, 16 - President
I decided to join the club because I decided that I wanted to be part of the change in my community. I aspire to be a social worker in the future.
+ I love frijoles (beans).
- I dislike Sriracha sauce.
Salma Tobon, 18 - Vice President
I joined to make a change with our community and bring awareness. I aspire to be a surgeon (Cardiothoracic or Pete's surgeon). + I love to read, water & writing poetry.
- I dislike pineapple and poverty.
The reason I joined GBLA was to bring awareness to the obstacles women in my community face. Anywhere from their mental health to physical well being. In the future I aspire to become a psychologist, mainly because I'd like people, especially young women and men, to know it's okay to open up and express themselves.
+ I like art, music, and work.
- I dislike dishonesty, crowds, people that put other people down.
Anahi Barragan, 17 - Treasurer
I joined GBLA to show my younger sisters that we, girls make a change in our community. I aspire to be a RN when I'm older.
+ I like sushi and watching movies.
- I dislike people pressuring me.
Atziry Fidencio, 15 - Member
I joined GBLA because I wanted to be in a club where I can share my views and opinions with a group where I felt honest and safe with. I also wanted to meet new people and gain new experiences on the way. In a future, I want to have a career that has to do with art, but either way I don't mind what my career will be as long as I am happy.
+ I like cats, crepes, pickles, and anime.
- I dislike math, and people who cancel plans last minute.
Ashley Santiago, 18 - Member
I became part of GBLA because I saw it as a great opportunity to make a positive change in our community. Also because it is a strong support system for me and all the females in our community. In a future I hope to major in International Business and form my own business.
+ I like dogs, reading, journaling, traveling, and exploring different cultures.
- I dislike loud noises, lies, irresponsibility, and feathers.
Estrella Delgado, 18 - Member
I joined GBLA because I wanted to be part of a change that'd help me educate and bring awareness to the issues that girls in my community face. I aspire to become an environmental engineer to create and promote sustainable living to ultimately save our planet.
+ I like breakfast foods and coffee, I love reading and writing whenever I get the chance to do so, I love 80's movie and really bad corny horror movies.
- I dislike pessimism, lack of environmental awareness, lack of female representation in STEM.
Pamela Santiago, 16 - Member
I joined GBLA because I want to make a change in my community and be more involved in school activities. I aspire to finish college and have a traumatology degree.
+ I like to read, watch movies & series, and listen to music.
- I don't like being in big crowds nor small spaces.