Name: Joelene Velasco
School: Righetti High School
What issue area are you most passionate about? Which do you know the most about? (Immigration, environment, woman’s rights, mental health, LGBTQ rights, etc.):
I am most passionate about mental health issues. Many people that I am close to struggling with their mental health, so I want to help make resources available to them
What activities do like to do regularly as a pastime?
I love to go camping with my family every summer if possible and I also try to see my cousins and grandma every Sunday
What clubs/organizations/sports/job are you involved with outside of youth making change?
I am involved in ETS, EAOP, my church youth ministries, and I volunteer at the hospital during the summer.