Candidate #1

Galilea Negrete Verduzco

Galilea Negrete Verduzco is the daughter of Placida Verduzco. Galilea is involved in Interact, Med club, and Chelan project. Outside of school Galilea likes to spend her free time going on runs with her dog, while picking up any trash she comes across. Her hobbies include reading, writing, and abstract painting. After graduation, Galilea plans on going to college to major in psychology and minor in criminal justice.

Her favorite TV show is Criminal Minds and her favorite movie is Grease. Her favorite song is ¨Pretty Hurts¨ by Beyoncé and her favorite book is “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou. She is most inspired by her mother who has imbodied what a strong independent woman is. Galilea´s most treasured keepsake is her gold name necklace that was given to her by her older sister. Her favorite thing to do in the Lake Chelan area is to go paddle boarding with her friends and family.

Galilea´s proudest moment was winning a medal in Science Olympiad, which qualified her for state her first year competing. If Galilea could trade places with anyone for a day, she would trade places with Rihanna. Galilea feels she should represent the Lake Chelan area because of her love for the community and her desire to become a strong female role model for people of all ages.