Rebecca Leiva

Rebecca Leiva is an intern with the Foundation through Detroit Cristo Rey High School’s Corporate Work Study program. She is responsible for managing the front desk, monitoring the office’s use of supplies, and ensuring all facilities are prepared for internal and external meetings and events.

In addition to her internship, Rebecca is a freshman at Detroit Cristo Rey High School. Her favorite aspect of her high school experience so far is her friends.

Rebecca also aspires to be an actress, a dream she has held since participating in her first play in middle school.  In order to pursue her passion further, she plans on taking more arts and acting classes and possibly attending a theater-focused school in the future.

Rebecca is a vegan, devoted Christian and takes pride in her Latina heritage and her passion for fighting for gender equality. Her hobbies include playing with her dogs, going for walks, shopping, and hanging out with her friends.