Quintana, Anna Maria
School: University of New Mexico
Future plans: Anna plans on pursuing a career as a Forensic Biologist and Crime Scene Investigator. She also plans on attending graduate school to obtain a master's degree in Forensic Biology.
Accomplishments: Graduated with B.S. Biology, minor in Criminology Graduated with Honors Designation Graduated Cum Laude Dean's List LANL Scholar UNM Zia Transfer Scholarship recipient
Extracurriculars: LANL Student employee: May 2017 - Present Member of Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc. Member of InterVarsity at UNM LANL Foundation - LANL Scholar Ambassador at UNM: August 2019 - May 2021
Favorite quote: "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11
Favorite memory: Christmas of 2019. It was the last Christmas we had with my dad and the last time that all of my family was together before he passed away in January of 2020. We took our last family photos that Christmas. Even though he was in so much pain, he was happy everyone was together. I was so thankful to God for being able to have one last Christmas with him.
Parents' names: Joe and Viola Quintana (grandparents), Therese Quintana (mother)