Santa Rosa ISD Student Leaders
Steven Valdez is a 16-year-old Sophomore at Santa Rosa Highschool. He is currently a member in Greenpower racing program helping as part of the pit crew team swapping drivers. Steven enjoys listening to music and play video games in his pastime. After graduating high school, he plans to attend the University of San Antonio.
Jesse Rodriguez is a 15-year-old sophomore at Santa Rosa High School. He is a member of the SRHS marching band, History Club, the Spear racing team as a driver, and Jazz band. He enjoys drawing, reading manga, and watching anime. After high school he also plans to attend college for 12 years and become an Anesthesiologist.
Diego Costilla is a 16-year-old Sophomore at Santa Rosa High School. He is currently in the Greenpower racing club as a driver and plans to be till graduation. In his free time, he likes to play video games and listen to music. After High School he plans to attend Texas State University to study physical therapy or become a photographer and travel the world.
Matthew Castañon is a student that goes to Santa Rosa High School. He is 17 years old and is a Junior in High School. He oversees electrical wiring and batteries for the Greenpower electric car. He also participates in the Santa Rosa Band doing percussion. After high school he plans to study video production and attend A&M Kingsville.
Christian de la Fuente is a 15-year-old Sophomore student at Santa Rosa High School. He is the captain of the Santa Rosa Spear racing team. He likes learning mechanical engineering and working on vehicles. Christian eventually plans on joining the military after high school and attending West Point Military Academy.
Noah Silva is a 16-year-old Sophomore at Santa Rosa High School. He is currently in the Greenpower racing club, marching band, and plans to be till graduation. In his free time, he likes to play video games and listen to music. After high school he plans to attend Texas State University.
Desirey De Leon is an 18-year-old Senior at Santa Rosa High School. She is an active member of Green Power Race Car Team (Treasure & Designer), National Honor Society (President), RGV Lead Ambassadors, Business Professionals of America, Student Council, Senior Class Officer (Parliamentarian) and competes in Academic UIL events. On her free time, she works around her house and takes care of her family. Desirey enjoys helping others and listening to new music. After high school she plans to attend Texas A&M International University to study Nursing and travel/study abroad.
Melanie Zuniga an 18-year-old Senior of Santa Rosa High School, Senior Class President, member of Business Professionals of America, tire specialist for Greenpower Race Car Team, RGV Lead Ambassador, and a speaker for UIL Poetry. Plans to attend the University of San Antonio and pursue a career in psychology, and preferably become psychiatrist. Hobbies include drawing and painting or spending time with friends or watching movies.
Andrew Garcia is a new member to the Green Car club at Santa Rosa High School. He is a senior and is in multiple clubs such as BPA, UIL and Greenpower car club. He likes to spend time hunting and playing video games. Andrew has many interest and they consist of passion for business and having leadership roles. He also loves giving presentations because it excites him and brings a feeling of success. He plans on attending UTRGV and having a business job that allows him to travel.
Evie Serda is 18 years old, and she is a senior at Santa Rosa High School. She has been in the Greenpower team for four years, and she is the driver for the team. She also participates within other clubs such as Business Professionals of America and UIL. She is in the top of her class, and she plans to study engineering at UTRGV and transfer to Rice University after finishing basics. Within her free time, Evie like to read, write, paint, and go running. She also likes to travel in her free time.
Logan Benavidez is a Sophomore at Santa Rosa High School. He is currently an assistant to Matthew for the electrical Wiring/Batteries system of the Greenpower car.