Jennifer, or Jenny, is a junior at ARISE High School in Oakland, California. She was born in San Francisco, but moved to Oakland soon thereafter. Jenny is a foster youth who has big goals to give back to the foster youth community when she is older. While she has been to Mexico to meet family members, this will be her first time traveling outside of the Americas. Her main goal of traveling with the Leadership Collective is to understand more about children around the world, so that this can influence her future work. She plays the flute in school band and likes art.