- University of South Florida - Class of 2019
- College Focus: Biomedical Sciences
- TSIC Alumni from Marion County
Take Stock in Children scholar Gabriela Cruz graduated from the Career Academy through Marion Technical Institute in 2015. She had a 3.91 GPA and ranked 9th in her graduating class. Gabriela now attends the University of South Florida and plans to graduate in the spring of 2019. She works with the USF Office of Orientation to help ensure students coming into the university – whether first year, transfer, or international – experience a seamless transition regardless of their background. She’s also involved with USF MEDLIFE, an organization striving to provide medicine, education, and development to low-income families everywhere. After college, she plans to attend medical school.