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Esmeralda Anzo


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I'm a person who is passionate and driven individual with a strong desire to make a positive impact in healthcare administration. I am motivated by my love for animals and believe in creating a work field that prioritizes their well-being. By combining my passion for healthcare administration with my dedication to animal welfare, I hope to contribute to the development of compassionate and ethical healthcare practices that benefit both humans and animals.


West-Mec - Valley Vista High School

Trade School
2022 - 2023
  • Majors:
    • Veterinary/Animal Health Technologies/Technicians
    • Veterinary Biomedical and Clinical Sciences
  • Minors:
    • Agricultural/Animal/Plant/Veterinary Science and Related Fields, Other

Valley Vista High School

High School
2020 - 2024


  • Desired degree level:

    Bachelor's degree program

  • Majors of interest:

    • Veterinary/Animal Health Technologies/Technicians
    • Veterinary Biomedical and Clinical Sciences
  • Planning to go to medical school
  • Career

    • Dream career field:


    • Dream career goals:



      2020 – 20222 years

      Public services

      • Volunteering

        Animal care — Feed and take care of animals
        2020 – Present
      • Volunteering

        Saint Mary’s food drive — Package food
        2021 – Present

      Future Interests



      Barbie Dream House Scholarship
      Located in a whimsical forest, my dream house would be nestled among towering trees and surrounded by vibrant flowers and sparkling streams. The exterior of the house would be a charming blend of fairytale and modern architecture, with a grand entrance adorned with intricate carvings and a whimsical pink door that welcomes guests into a world of wonder. The house itself would have a mix of pastel colors, like soft pinks, mint greens, and lavender, creating a dreamy and enchanting ambiance. As you step inside, you're greeted by a grand foyer with a sparkling chandelier that casts a warm glow on the marble floors. To the left, there would be a cozy reading nook, filled with plush cushions and shelves lined with books of all genres. It's the perfect spot to curl up with a good book and get lost in another world. Moving further into the house, you'll find the heart of the home - the kitchen. It would be a culinary paradise, complete with state-of-the-art appliances, a marble countertop, and a large island where Barbie can showcase her cooking skills. The walls would be adorned with whimsical artwork and shelves filled with colorful cookbooks, inspiring her to create culinary masterpieces. Next, we have the glamorous walk-in closet, every fashionista's dream come true. The closet would be filled with floor-to-ceiling shelves, neatly organized with designer outfits, sparkling accessories, and stylish shoes. A full-length mirror would take center stage, allowing Barbie to admire her fabulous fashion choices. But the real showstopper would be the rooftop garden, a serene oasis above the treetops. Lush greenery, blooming flowers, and cozy seating areas would create a peaceful retreat for Barbie to relax and take in breathtaking views of the surrounding forest. It's the perfect spot for morning yoga sessions or stargazing under a blanket of twinkling stars. Every corner of my dream Barbie Dreamhouse would be filled with magic and wonder, designed to inspire creativity, relaxation, and endless adventures. It's a place where dreams come true and where Barbie can truly be herself. x Forever 21 Scholarship + Giveaway
      Mental Health Importance Scholarship
      I believe mental health is important because it affects our overall well-being and quality of life. To maintain my mental wellness, I prioritize self-care, seek support from loved ones, and engage in activities that bring me joy and relaxation. In today's fast-paced world, taking care of our mental health is crucial. It impacts our emotions, thoughts, and behaviors, and ultimately affects how we navigate through life. When our mental health is neglected, it can lead to increased stress, anxiety, and even physical health issues. That's why it's important to prioritize our mental well-being. To maintain my mental wellness, I make self-care a priority. This includes activities like practicing mindfulness and meditation, engaging in hobbies that bring me joy, and taking time for myself to relax and recharge. I also prioritize getting enough sleep, eating nutritious meals, and exercising regularly, as these factors have a significant impact on mental health. Additionally, seeking support from loved ones is crucial for maintaining mental wellness. Having a strong support system of friends and family who I can confide in and lean on during challenging times is invaluable. They provide a listening ear, offer guidance, and remind me that I'm not alone in my struggles. Asking others to listen has helped me in my journey of being a senior learning new things and taking different advice as a way to avoid overthinking in the process and be more stressed. Furthermore, I believe in the power of therapy and professional help. If I ever find myself struggling with my mental health, I'm not hesitant to seek the guidance of a therapist or counselor. They can provide valuable insights, coping strategies, and a safe space to express my thoughts and emotions. Frequently taking brain breaks or even going on a walk with family is a great option. Lastly, engaging in activities that bring me joy and relaxation is essential for maintaining my mental wellness. Whether it's spending time in nature, reading a good book, listening to music, or practicing a creative outlet like painting or writing, these activities help me unwind, reduce stress, and boost my overall mood. In conclusion, I believe mental health is important because it impacts our overall well-being and quality of life. To maintain my mental wellness, I prioritize self-care, seek support from loved ones, and engage in activities that bring me joy and relaxation. By taking care of our mental health, we can lead happier, more fulfilling lives.
      Nintendo Super Fan Scholarship
      One of my all-time favorite games to play together with my family is Super Mario Kart on the Nintendo Switch. The combination of racing, power-ups, and friendly competition always makes for an exciting and enjoyable multiplayer experience. One memorable moment that solidified Super Mario Kart as my top choice happened during a multiplayer session with my friends. We were all gathered in my living room, each with a Joy-Con controller in hand, ready to embark on some intense races. We decided to play the classic Rainbow Road track, known for its challenging twists and turns. As the race started, chaos ensued. We were all jostling for position, trying to strategically use power-ups to gain an advantage. The colorful visuals and catchy music added to the excitement. The race was neck and neck, with each of us taking turns leading the pack. In the final lap, I found myself in second place, just behind my friend. Determined to take the victory, I strategically saved a lightning power-up for the perfect moment. As we approached a tight turn, I unleashed the lightning, shrinking my friend's kart and causing them to lose control. Seizing the opportunity, I zoomed past them, taking the lead just before the finish line. The room erupted with cheers and laughter as I crossed the finish line in first place. It was a moment of triumph and friendly rivalry that solidified Super Mario Kart as my favorite co-op game. The combination of skill, strategy, and unexpected twists made every multiplayer session an absolute blast. Playing Super Mario Kart in co-op mode has always been a fantastic way to bond with friends and create lasting memories. Whether we're competing for victory or laughing at each other's misfortunes, the game never fails to bring us together and create unforgettable moments. It's a game that truly captures the essence of Nintendo's ability to create fun and engaging multiplayer experiences.
      Liv For The Future Scholarship
      As the Hosa president, I employ leadership in my everyday life by taking on the responsibility of guiding and supporting my fellow members. I strive to create an inclusive and supportive environment where everyone feels valued and motivated to reach their full potential. Whether it's organizing events, coordinating meetings, or providing mentorship, I am committed to ensuring that our organization thrives. In my role as a CTSO leader, I understand the importance of listening to the needs and concerns of my peers. I actively seek their input and involve them in decision-making processes, fostering a sense of ownership and collaboration. By promoting open communication and teamwork, I encourage the development of strong relationships and a sense of unity within our group. One way I exemplify leadership is by setting a positive example. I believe that actions speak louder than words, so I strive to demonstrate qualities such as integrity, resilience, and empathy in my everyday interactions. I am mindful of the impact my behavior has on others and make a conscious effort to lead by example, inspiring those around me to strive for excellence. Outside of school, I have also sought opportunities to make a difference and demonstrate leadership. One way I have done this is by organizing animal food drives and car washes to raise money for animals in need. By mobilizing my community and rallying support, we were able to provide much-needed resources for local animal shelters and organizations. Additionally, I took the initiative to create custom shirts to raise awareness and funds for animal welfare. These experiences have not only allowed me to showcase my leadership skills but also make a positive impact on the lives of animals. These experiences have honed my ability to adapt to different environments, communicate effectively with diverse groups, and inspire others to join in creating positive change. Furthermore, I believe that leadership extends beyond the boundaries of my role as a Hosa president. I strive to be a leader in all aspects of my life, whether it be in my academics, extracurricular activities, or personal relationships. I take initiative, embrace challenges, and inspire others to do the same. By embodying a growth mindset and embracing new opportunities, I encourage those around me to step out of their comfort zones and reach for their goals. In conclusion, I exemplify leadership in my everyday life by actively engaging with my peers, setting a positive example, continuously learning, and embracing challenges. Through my role as the Hosa president and in all aspects of my life, I am committed to fostering a culture of collaboration, growth, and empowerment. I believe that leadership is not just a title, but a mindset and a way of life.
      “Stranger Things” Fanatic Scholarship
      If I had to form a squad with three characters from Stranger Things to face a new supernatural threat, I would choose Eleven, Chief Hopper, and Dustin. Picture this: a mind-bending adventure where Eleven unleashes her telekinetic powers, Chief Hopper fearlessly leads the charge, and Dustin's quick wit saves the day. Together, they'll navigate a world of mystery, danger, and mind-bending twists. Eleven would be my first choice because of her incredible telekinetic powers. She has proven time and again that she can take down any enemy that comes her way. Plus, her determination and bravery make her an invaluable asset to any team. She can effortlessly move objects with her mind, manipulate the environment around her, and even use her powers to protect her friends from danger. From flipping vans to stopping bullets there's no limit to what she can do. With her unwavering determination and incredible abilities Eleven is the ultimate force to be reckoned with. Chief Hopper would be my second pick because of his resourcefulness and protective nature. He has a strong sense of justice and is willing to do whatever it takes to keep his loved ones safe. His resourcefulness and protective nature make him an invaluable asset. With his experience as a police chief, he knows how to think strategically and make tough decisions under pressure. A real-life example of his resourcefulness is when he tracked down Will Byers in the Upside Down by using his knowledge of the town's underground tunnels. Hopper's determination and willingness to go to great lengths to ensure the safety of his loved ones make him the perfect addition to the team Lastly, I would choose Dustin because of his intelligence and quick thinking. He has a knack for solving problems and coming up with creative solutions. His knowledge of the Upside Down and his friendship with the Demogorgon make him a valuable ally in facing any supernatural threat. His intelligence and quick thinking make him a crucial asset when facing a supernatural threat. Not only is he a master problem-solver, but his knowledge of the Upside Down and his unique connection with the Demogorgon give him a unique advantage. Remember when he used his knowledge of the Mind Flayer to create the sensory deprivation tank? That kind of resourcefulness and out-of-the-box thinking will be invaluable in our mission. Together, this squad would have a perfect balance of power, strategy, and intelligence. With Eleven's telekinetic abilities, Hopper's leadership, and Dustin's problem-solving skills, we would be well-equipped to take on any supernatural challenge that comes our way. We would rely on each other's strengths, support one another, and never give up, just like the characters do in the show. Facing a new supernatural threat would be a daunting task, but with this squad by my side, I have no doubt that we would be able to overcome any obstacle and protect our world from the unknown. It would be an epic adventure filled with danger, friendship, and the power of never giving up.
      Marian Haley Memorial Scholarship
      Education is super important to me. It's all about gaining knowledge and skills to chase my dreams in the veterinary field. To me, education means opening doors to endless opportunities. It's about expanding my understanding of animals, their health, and how to provide the best care for them. By pursuing a veterinary education, I can develop the expertise and skills needed to make a positive impact on the lives of animals and their owners. My life goals revolve around becoming a skilled and compassionate veterinarian. I want to be the kind of vet who not only diagnoses and treats animals but also forms meaningful connections with their owners. I believe that building trust and rapport with pet parents is crucial for providing the best care possible. In my journey towards becoming a veterinarian I inspire to work in various aspects of veterinary medicine. If its working in a private practice, specializing in a particular area, or even contributing to research and advancements in the field. I want to explore different avenues and continuously learn and grow. Additionally, I'm passionate about spreading awareness about animal welfare and advocating for their rights. I aim to be involved in community outreach programs, where I can educate pet owners about responsible pet ownership, preventive care, and the importance of regular veterinary check-ups. By actively participating in initiatives like HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America)I can collaborate with like-minded individuals and make a collective impact. Ultimately, my goal is to make a difference in the lives of animals and the people who love them. I want to be a source of comfort and healing, providing top-notch veterinary care while also promoting the well-being of animals on a larger scale. Education is the foundation of my journey towards achieving these goals. It equips me with the knowledge, skills, and experiences necessary to become the best veterinarian I can be. So, I'm committed to embracing every learning opportunity, staying up-to-date with the latest advancements, and continuously honing my skills to provide the best care possible to meet their needs. I'm excited about the path ahead and can't wait to see where my educational journey takes me in the veterinary field! I know that the path may have challenges, but with dedication, perseverance, and a genuine love for animals, I am confident that I can make a positive impact in the veterinary field. I'm excited to learn, grow, and make a difference in the lives of animals and their human companions.