Mariana, age 18, attends the Deep Run CIT program for high school. Currently, she takes an Enterprise Architecture class that only furthers her interest in the subject with every new class. Throughout high school, she has taken AP Computer Science A, AP Computer Science Principles, IT Project Management, and Intro to Programming. She has been active in her high school robotics teams, holding a variety of positions in everything from fabrication to outreach. Her outreach endeavors span from advocacy at every level of government to creating curriculum for and directing coding camps for the underserved. In the future, she hopes to attend a 4-year college for computer science and continue her efforts to make the computer science community a more diverse and creative environment.