Diana Martinez is a graduate of hanks high school and currently a senior at the University of Texas at El Paso. She is the daughter of Daniel and Gabriela Martinez. Upon graduation, she will have earned a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with a minor in Biology and Spanish. Ultimately, her goal is to become a physical therapist to help the elderly along with athletes in rehabilitation.
Diana is a Presidential Excellence scholarship recipient, which is awarded to students with exceptional leadership skills. She has also been on the Dean’s list for three consecutive years. To add on to her scholastic achievements, she is the social media coordinator for the Kinesiology club at UTEP.
Besides her involvement in school, Diana also takes the time to volunteer. She has volunteered at El Paso orthopedic surgery group where she gained extensive knowledge from the therapists she worked for as well as valuable experience in rehabilitation and therapy.
Being part of the sun court is a significant accomplishment for Diana because she feels that the sun court displays the grace and forte of a group of educated women and what they have to offer future generations.