Leilina Patel

Leilina Patel

Fellow

Florida

Leilina participates in multiple academic and political extracurricular activities including Quiz Bowl and the Young Dems club at her school. She is also part of a group of young creators that produced educational political content called POC Politics and was recently selected as a National Merit Semi-finalist. 

She became interested in ACE after a friend recommended that she apply for the program. She’s excited to learn more about the effects of climate change and how we can achieve climate justice.