Centro Hispano

Meet the Student Staff

Biographies of current student staff workers of Centro Hispano.
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Jessica Aguilar Class of 2020

Heritage: Mexican

Jessica Aguilar is a junior majoring in Social Work and minoring in Non-Profit Leadership and Management. During her time at UNCW, she has been involved in Centro Hispano Embajadores, MI CASA Mentoring Program, and Juntos 4H at Pender High School. Her goal is to open up her own non-profit organization to help the Latinx/Hispanic community.


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Cristal Albor Class of 2020

Heritage: Mexican

Cristal demonstrates her love for dance through her involvement in UNCW Ritmo Latino, UNCW Dance Company, and Wilmington Ladies Bachata at WLD. She is also a member of Alpha Psi Lambda and MI CASA Mentoring Program. She is currently a junior majoring in social work. Her goal after graduating is to create a non-profit that employs visual and performing arts to mentor children.


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Rosa Argueta Class of 2021

Heritage: Salvadoran

Rosa is a currently a sophomore majoring in Political Science and Criminology and minoring in Spanish. She is involved in the MI CASA Mentoring Program. Her goal is to make a difference in anyway possible and to make her family proud.


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Ceci Arias

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Andrea Carcamo Class of 2020

Heritage: Salvadoran

Andrea is part of Habitat for Humanity, Centro Hispano Embajadores, and MI CASA Mentoring Program. She is currently a junior majoring in psychology with a neuroscience minor. Her goal is to travel as much as possible and get a Ph.D. in neuropsychiatry.


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Treacy Cerquera Class of 2021

Heritage: Peruvian 

Treacy is a Junior majoring in Political Science. During her time at UNCW, she has been involved with MI CASA, Centro Hispano Embajadores, Habitat for Humanity, the Asian Student Association, and the International Student Mentor Program. She was accepted into the UNCW's Certified Internship Program where she was involved with homicide cases at the New Hanover District Attorney's office. She interned with LeeAnne Quattrucci Family Attorney and Vanessa Gonzalez Immigration Attorney. She has also been involved with Alpha Psi Lambda for over three years and is currently Internal Vice President for the fraternity. Her goal after graduation is to go to law school and focus on International Law and Constitutional Law.


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 Salma Dominquez Class of 2022

Heritage: Mexican

Salma is a sophomore majoring in Chemistry. She was part of MI CASA as a mentee and now she is currently a MI CASA mentor. Salma is also treasurer for Minority Association of Pre-Health Students (MAPS), and she is a member of Centro Hispano Embajadores (CHE). Her goal is to further my career in getting my Ph.D. in Pharmacy or become a chemist. She would also like to achieve her parents goal in being the first member in my family to graduate college.


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Jennifer Gamez Class of 2020

Heritage: Honduran and Salvadoran

Jennifer is a junior majoring in Middle School Education with a concentration in Social Studies and a teaching field in Language Arts. In her time at UNCW, she has been part of the MI CASA Mentoring Program, Habitat for Humanity, and Centro Hispano Embajadores. Her goal is to obtain her Master's in Education.


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Yuvitza Gonzalez Class of 2021

Heritage: Mexican

Yuvitza is a junior majoring in Computer Science with a Digital Arts minor. She is currently the Social Media specialist for ACM, a Mi CASA Mentor, and a Centro Hispano Embajadora. When she is not busy with school or work she loves to hike, play tennis, cook, and design/make clothes. Her long term goal is to build schools at home or abroad and to bring people into the world of coding and graphic design.


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Alyssa de Jesus Class of 2021

Heritage: Puerto Rican and Chinese

During her time at UNCW, Alyssa has had an e-board position with Centro Hispano Embajadores. Alyssa is a sophomore majoring in International Studies with a concentration in Latin America and a minor in Spanish. Her personal goal is to become a person who is able to boost others towards reaching their highest potential.


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Kaitlin Martinez Class of 2022

Heritage: Salvadoran 

Kaitlin is a sophomore majoring in Marine Biology and minoring in Political Science. She is apart of Seahawk Admission Network for Diversity, Student Government Association, Mi CASA, and CHE. Her goal after graduating is going to veterinary school and eventually become a veterinarian for marine mammals.


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Rosa Ponce Class of 2020

Heritage: Mexican

During her time at UNCW, Rosa has been involved in Habitat for Humanity, MI CASA Mentoring Program, and Centro Hispano Embajadores. She is a junior majoring in Biology and minoring in Chemistry. In the future, she hopes to travel with her dream job in conservation or as a zoologist.


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Ricard Perez Class of 2022

Heritage: Mexican

Richard is a sophomore majoring in Computer Science with a concentration in Systems and a minor in Digital Arts. He was a Mi CASA mentee and now is currently a Mi CASA Mentor. He is Vice President of Centro Hispano Embajadores and a member of Alpha Psi Lamda.  

His goal is to assist the LatinX community and help LatinX students pursue post secondary education.