Giselle Bustamante, is a Colorado native and a first generation American whose parents immigrated from Peru. She's a proud Latina and graduate student at the University of Colorado Denver, completing a degree and certificate in School Counseling. She previously earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Colorado Boulder. She believes in being a strong leader and inspiration to many and advocating with students who feel they have lost their voice. She has the heart and mind of a traveler and hopes to continue her journey and learn about other cultures in the world, not only by traveling but by getting to know the students around campus and beyond.
Maria Isabel Torres
Maria Isabel Torres, is a senior at the University of Colorado Denver pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in Public Health. Her goal is to graduate in May of 2019 with her Bachelors and continuing her education with the end goal of becoming a physician in the future. As a Dreamer and the first in her family to attend college it has not been easy, but has been journey of learning and growth. This has pushed her to advocate for other dreamers like herself and help create a welcoming and successful environment. With a passion for public health Maria seeks to help bridge the gaps in higher education and assist in providing equity in financial aspects and health resources for all students, regardless of their background or legal status.