Kendall Valentin

Kendall is a Latina, first-generation, college-graduate of Eastern Michigan University where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology as a Division I student-athlete in gymnastics. She developed a zest for working with non-profits in the Greater Detroit Area while inspiring and leading the children and young adults of her community to find their passions in life. Prior to joining Global Citizen Year, Kendall garnered well-rounded experience in healthcare and tech with the goal of making a difference in the lives of others. She is excited to join the Program Operations team at Global Citizen Year to be a prominent part of helping the younger generation transform into the leaders they have always wanted to be. In her free time Kendall enjoys reading memoirs, going to baseball games, and playing frisbee with her Australian Shepherd Leonidas.

Quote: “Each one of us has a fire in our heart for something. It’s our goal in life to find it and keep it lit.” – Mary Lou Retton