MESA/SMASH Assistant IV
Rocio is a third year human development and Spanish double major from Sacramento, California. Rocio has become involved in organizations on campus such as Clínica Tepati and Scholars Promoting Education Awareness and Knowledge (S.P.E.A.K.). Upon receiving her undergraduate degree, Rocio plans to pursue an MPH and eventually become a physician assistant to continue helping underrepresented and underserved communities. As a MESA/SMASH Student Assistant, Rocio hopes to inspire and encourage first generation students to pursue higher education and achieve their career goals.