University of Pennsylvania
Ana Bautista currently lives in Jacksonville, Florida, and is a freshman at the University of Pennsylvania. Her passion for service probably started with her experiences with the Girl Scouts of America, which she joined when she was six. She is still a Girl Scout today, the recipient of the Gold Award and a member on her council's Board of Directors. Ana also serves on the Young Members Board of the Filipino Civic and Cultural Association of Jacksonville. She is a regular volunteer at the Bridge of Northeast Florida, a non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of at-risk children in Jacksonville, where she teaches a self-created course on financial literacy.
in high school, Ana played varsity golf and the piano. She was the editor-in-chief of a school publication and served a term as class president. She was also a member of Youth Leadership Jacksonville, a community program dedicated to nurturing conscientious leadership in high school students.