Volunteer Profiles

Ciara Aguilar

Ciara Aguilar

Major: Operation Systems Management and Real Estate Certificate
Areas of Interest: Diversity and Inclusion, Social Justice, Women's Rights
Career Goal: Owning and operating my own business that gives back in some way
Organizational affiliations: Leeds School of Business, Diverse Scholars Program, Professional Mentor Program, Real Estate Club
Hobbies: Running, Cycling, Hiking, Reading, Traveling, Friends and Family

Dkeama Alexis

Dkeama Alexis

Major: Psychology
Areas of Interest: Counseling and Mental Health, Social Justice, Feminism
Career Goal: Therapist
Organizational affiliations: Women's Resource Center, AIESEC, Miramontes Arts and Sciences Program
Hobbies: Watching movies, hanging with friends, listening to music, reading, and writing
 

Faisal Almehaimid

Faisal Almehaimid

Major: Mechanical Engineering
Areas of Interest: History
Career Goal: To promote mental illness
Hobbies: Soccer and video games

Ashly Blanc

Ashly Blanc

Major: Psychology
Year: Senior
Areas of interest: Parenting and development
Career Goal: Clinical Psychologist
Organization Affiliation: I Have a Dream. CAPS.
Hobbies: Reading, playing Candy Crush, hanging out with family, hiking.

Lara Borrego

Lara Borrego

Major: Psychology
Year: Sophomore
Areas of Interest: Race & ethnicity at CU, relationships & communication, well-being & health
Career Goal: Help people achieve happiness and to find a career in the psychology field that is right for me.
Organization affiliations: Amnesty
Hobbies: Hiking, snowboarding, exercising, meditating, and being with people I love.

Ashleigh Bouwman

Ashleigh Bouwman

Major: Psychology
Areas of Interest: Social and clinical psychology
Career Goal: Family Counseling
Hobbies: Hiking, swimming, watching movies

Kailee Caranta

Kailee Caranta

Major: ENVS and Ebio
Year: Junior
Areas of interest: Relationships and communication, environmental education, community development, and academic advising
Career Goal: Public health or counseling/teaching
Organization AffilIations: CAPS, Gamma Phi Beta, and St. Thomas Aquinas
Hobbies: Knit, read, yoga, baking and watching movies.

Nicolle Charriez

Nicolle Charriez

Major: Sociology
Areas of Interest: Public Health
Career Goal: Help people feel better about themselves
Organizational affiliations: MASP and CILA
Hobbies: Snowboarding, dancing, and cycling

Erin Cox

Erin Cox

Major: Business, Operations Management
Areas of interest: Counseling, mental health, relationships, and communication
Career Goal: Starting my own non-profit business
Organizational Affiliations: Alpha Kappa Psi, Student Ambassadors
Hobbies: Spending time with my family, hiking, listening to music, watching movies, and cooking

Erin Eckstein

Erin Eckstein

Major: Psychology
Year: Sophomore
Areas of Interest: Counseling, Family Therapy, Development, Social Psychology
Career Goal: Family and young adult/children Therapist/Counselor
Organization affiliations: Tri Delta Sorority, CAPS
Hobbies: Exercise, Eating/Food, Cooking, Shopping, Friends/Family, Skiing, Traveling

Megan Feist

Megan Feist

Major: Intergrative Physiology
Areas of Interest: Medicine, people, animals
Career Goal: Physician Assistant/medical field
Organizational affiliations: CU science discovery internship
Hobbies: hiking,skiing, travel

Allison Galgano

Allison Galgano

Major: Psychology and Communications
Year: Senior
Areas of interest: Clinical Psychology, Relationships, Communication skills
Career Goal: Marriage/Family counselor
Organization Affiliation: CAPS, Community Assistant in Cheyenne Arapaho
Hobbies: Hiking, Music, Movies, CU football games, Being around friends

Madeleine Kannan

Major: Psychology; Creative Writing
Year: Sophomore
Areas of Interest: Counseling, Social Justice
Career Goal: Counselor
Organization affiliations: College of Music,
Hobbies: Writing, Music, Art

Josepha Selena Leon

Josefa Selena Leon

Major: Psychology
Areas of Interest: Social Psychology, Relationships & Communication, Self Care
Career Goal: Clinical Psychologist
Hobbies: Writing, Reading, Music, Languages

Alex Martinez

Alexander Martinez

Major: MCDB/Psychology
Year: Junior
Areas of Interest: Genetic Counseling, Crisis/Suicide Intervention
Career Goal: Master’s Degree in Genetic Counseling
Organization Affiliations: SUEP, IMAlive
Hobbies: Gaming, Reading, Listening to Music, Cooking
 

Dana Myers

Dana Myers

Major: Psychology, Women and Gender Studies
Year: Senior
Areas of Interest: Clinical Psychology, Women’s Mental Health, Nutrition, Body
Image Disorders
Career Goal: Clinical Psychologist, Integrative Nutritionist
Organization affiliations: CAPS, Pi Beta Phi Fraternity
Hobbies:Yoga, Cooking,Traveling, Running, Photography

Kelsey Samuels

Kelsey Samuels

Major: Psychology; Minor: Creative Writing
Areas of Interest: Sexual Health, Women's Health, Relationships, Nutrition
Career Goal: Marriage Counselor/Relationship Columnist
Organizational affiliations: CU Independent
Hobbies: Skiing, Painting, Drawing, Writing, Netflix

Ruth Sanchez

Ruth Sanchez

Major: Integrative Physiology with a minor in Political Science
Year: Sophomore
Areas of Interest: Public Health, Social Justice, Social Psychology
Career Goal: Public Health Organization affiliations: Alpha Phi, CUSG
Hobbies: Spending time in the outdoors with the people I love!

Kisori Thomas

Kisori Thomas

Majors: Psychology & French
Year: Senior
Areas of Interest: Positive psychology, counseling psychology, women's mental health
Career Goal: To counsel adolescent women of color
Organization affiliations: Theta Nu Xi Multicultural Sorority Inc., McNeil program, ADAPT lab, & the Student Academic Success Center (SASC)
Hobbies: Cooking, reading, traveling, French language, hiking and camping with my dog