Angel Nunez

KIPP Colorado Public Schools Alum

Angel Nunez is a first-generation, third-year college student studying Economics at the University of Colorado Boulder. Angel is an active member of the United Mexican American Students y MECHA group at CU Boulder, which is dedicated to encouraging respect, dignity, justice, and equality for the Chicana/Chicano. Alongside this group, Angel has been a member of TRIO for six years, which is a program that provides resources to low-income students with disadvantaged backgrounds to aid in their academic success. Through this program, Angel hopes to enhance his leadership skills by becoming a peer mentor for students who have similar identities to him. Following graduation, Angel aspires to obtain his Juris Doctor degree, to work for an immigration law practice, and eventually establish his own firm to advocate for marginalized communities.