Alina Ward is the daughter of Brook and Cecilia ward. She is a graduate of Coronado high school and now a senior at Sam Houston University pursuing a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice with a minor in Psychology. Upon graduation, she plans to guide individuals and help them resolve any problem they might be facing whether that be through counseling or social work. Alina is looking to pursue a Master of Social Work at Baylor University and a Master of Divinity degree from Truett seminary at Baylor University as well.
During her time in college, Alina has served on the fellowship of Christian athlete’s leadership team where she has had the chance to grow as a leader, going as far as visiting the Dominican Republic on a mission trip. She completed an internship with the cultural district of Huntsville at the Wynne home arts center where her job was to implement art classes for families and children. She is currently interning at El Paso county defender’s office.
Alina enjoys engaging with her community. She respects and adores the diversity that thrives here in the borderland and is honored to be a sun princess.