School: San Lee Middle

Hometown: Sanford, NC

Roots: Guatemala, El Salvador

Carolina Vasquez Lopez

Carolina is a creative spirit who enjoys trying new things. She is proud to be both Guatemalan and Salvadoran and embraces all aspects of her culture. Carolina enjoys making new friends and easily brightens up a room with her smile. Her career goal is to become a teacher and this is inspired by her desire to see more Latinx teachers in her community.