Rosalina Ornelas was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. Rosalina’s goal is to become an early childhood education teacher and be able to set an example for her family. She is the first in her family to attend college. Her greatest pride is her mother, who raised six children. Rosalina takes pride in the fact that her family wasn’t wealthy with money, but they were wealthy in in support and love. She wishes to show other children, that with support and guidance, they can have the life they desire. She also wishes to teach children that whatever they are going through, it will not be forever. In her free time Rosalina loves to be with her family and friends, especially her smallest niece that helped her make the decision to become a teacher. She likes traveling, working with children and trying new things.