Rebecca Valdez
Rebecca Valdez
Student Mentor
Grand Prairie, Texas
High School:
South Grand Prairie High School

What did you want to be when you were growing up?

A teacher.

What career are you working toward?

A counselor, probably with a specialty in career counseling.

When you were in high school, how did you choose your career path?

I took AP Psychology and enjoyed that class more than any in high school.

Who inspires you?

My mom. She is the strongest, kindest, and most honest person I know.

What three traits best describe you?

Hardworking, responsible, and compassionate.

What are your skills or talents that most people don’t know about?

I can sew by hand.

What's your favorite place in the world?

My house.

If you could visit any place you’ve never been, where would you go?


What do you enjoy when you're not working or studying?

Watching anime.

What are your favorite books and/or movies?

MOVIE: Howl’s Moving Castle. BOOK: Cinder by Marissa Meyer.

Who is your favorite musician/band?

Beyoncé and Demi Lovato.

What is your favorite meal?


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