Honorable Judge Romero Speaks to youth of FUTURE LEADERS OF AMERICA.
Several students gave their impressions: “I really wanted to meet Judge Romero,” said Channa Carter, “It was exciting to hear the Judge speak. Even when his life circumstances seemed impossible, he still followed his dream.” Student Patricia Casimiro said, “This opened my eyes to the career paths that I could take and study in college. The Probation Officers taught me about the different types of jobs...Officer Mora had an impact on me too. She taught me it doesn’t matter where you came from, you can follow your dream.” “I liked the testimonies the speakers gave. They said don’t give up no matter what...it was inspiring,” Mayra Arambula said.
Gabriela Rodriguez, Executive Director of Future Leaders of America stated, “These career seminars connect youth to mentors who want to help prepare students to participate in Ventura County – and California’s – economic, social and political development.”
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VIDEO BY JULIO ALCALA