Margarita Gomez-Baca is the daughter of Carlos Gomez and Maria Margarita Baca-Gomez and is currently a Senior at the University of Texas at El Paso, with a major in Graphic Design. Upon graduation from Loretto Academy, Margarita was quickly named to the Dean’s List at UTEP and was a recipient of the maple fund scholarship.
Margarita has also been appointed to the National Society of Collegiate Scholars and the Order of Omega Honor Society. She also serves as the Senator At-Large for the UTEP Student Government Association, as well as chair for the student application review committee. Ms. Gomez-Baca is also an active member of the Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority, where she has served as the chapter’s parliamentarian. She is also a part of the Student Alumni Association and the American Institute of Graphic Arts. In addition, Margarita is currently participating as an intern for UTEP Athletics and has worked for the UTEP P3 kids’ program which specializes in teaching children the arts and graphic design.
In her free time, she frequently volunteers for the National Childhood Cancer Society, the Texas Association for the Education of Young Children and has previously volunteered at the Texas Tech University of Health Sciences Center of El Paso by creating promotional materials and creating content for their social media accounts.
Margarita is confident that she will continue her mission of empowering others through her role as a Sun Princess in her beloved city of El Paso.
Sun Bowl Association
4150 Pinnacle Street
El Paso, Texas 79902