Hello everyone! My name is Brenda. I am currently a super senior/5th year, majoring in Mathematics with a Teaching Concentration and minoring in Cal Teach. This is my 9th semester with YSP. I started as a mentor and then moved on to becoming a Team Leader, then Bonner Leader, then Program Assistant. I enjoy working with youth and have been since my sophomore year of high school; I actually want to become a high school math teacher. I enjoy doing many types of community service, from tutoring to feeding the homeless. I am excited to be a part of the YSPham again and excited to work with you all this year!
Interests/Hobbies: traveling, watching movies at home, going to see movies at theaters, dancing, going to Disneyland, and just being with friends and family
Favorite TV Shows: Jane the Virgin, The Originals, Game of Thrones
Favorite Bands: The Wanted, Imagine Dragons, OneRepublic
Favorite Movies: Peter Pan, The Lion King, The Haunted Mansion
Five fun facts:
I have performed at Disneyland twice with my middle school concert band.
I had a pet rabbit, Snowflakes, for about 12 years.
I have a scar on right side of my face from when I was bitten by my dog when I was one year old (so call me "Scarsideface").
I am a huge fan of the Disney and Marvel movies.
I bought my first car a couple of years ago but do not have my license yet.