School: Wayne School of Engineering

Hometown: Pikeville, NC

Roots: Mexico, Uruguay

Guillermo Estrada

Guillermo Estrada is 15 years old, lives in Pikeville, NC, and has Mexican and Uruguayan heritage. He is a dually enrolled freshman at Wayne School of Engineering and is working to earn his Associates's degree by the time he graduates high school. Currently, he is the president of the Wayne County 4-H Council and was inducted as the Southeast District 4-H president in July. Guillermo dances Mexican Folkloric Dance with Ballet Folklorico De Colores 4-H and was part of a VSCO Voices film and gallery called "GRITO" in November. He hopes to major in Political Science to become a political campaign manager and eventually run for NC or US Senate. This past year he worked at the Wayne Regional Ag. Fair as the Assistant Communications Director, managing their Instagram and Facebook page. When he is not busy with everything else going on in his life, he likes to listen to music and hang out with his bulldog Cesar. He also enjoys making empanadas with his family and friends and listening to Taylor Swift.