Posted: November 2, 2016 at 11:52 am
Freedom High School
South Riding, VA
Kalea Pérez is a junior at Freedom High School in South Riding, Virginia. She enjoys playing soccer, creating art, and spending time with family and friends. She is participating in her third year in the National Honors Art society and is involved in her schools Future Business Leaders of America club. Art is something she holds close to her heart and hopes to one day pursue at a greater level. She is planning to attended a four-year college after high school where she will study mass media or communications. WJMC 2016 was such a life changing experience for her because she was able to get out of the bubble of her small town and meet people with social views much like her own. She made so many lifelong friends and enjoyed every moment of the week.