Luiz Gomez is a senior working towards his double Major in Communications and Global Studies. Luiz is from the Dominican Republic and was raised in The Bronx, New York. Luiz is interested in education and working with first generation, students of color towards educational equity. Luiz plans to work at an educational nonprofit that empowers students who need it most to have the necessary resources to access quality education and opportunities. Luiz joined the Career services staff this year because he wanted to help bridge SLU student interests with real world experiences. Luiz became interested in Career services after an intern helped him develop his resume and apply for an Internship Fellowship which landed him at an educational nonprofit in San Francisco for the summer. When Luiz is not working at the Center for Career Excellence or doing school work, Luiz is a Community Assistant for first year students and recruits SLU students who are interested education to teach over the summer. In his free time, Luiz enjoys watching sports, playing video games and playing baseball.