Kimberly Saavedra

Coro Youth Fellows Program Alum, 2020

Kimberly Saavedra is a high school senior at Bright Star Secondary Charter Academy. After graduating from the Coro Youth Fellows program in 2020, Kimberly has taken on various leadership roles in her school and community. She is passionate on the subject of mental health, and is Vice President of the Bring Change to Mind (BC2M) club at her school, and a member of BC2M’s Teen Advisory Board. Kimberly has been awarded a full tuition scholarship by the Posse Foundation to study at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York where she plans to continue her efforts to reduce the stigma in the field of mental health and psychology.