Rodrigo Ruiz-Tello is currently an intern for the 2021 Spring semester. He was born and raised in Griffin, GA, but his parents are immigrants from Michoacán, Mexico. Rodrigo is currently a sophomore at Georgia State University where he in majoring in political science, minoring in criminal justice, and working to receive his certification of language ability in Spanish. After graduation, Rodrigo is hoping to attend law school, so that he can achieve his dream of being an immigration or real estate attorney. Rodrigo believes that it is important to work towards helping Latinos across the country achieve higher education so that Latino representation on the political level can increase.