Gabriela Benavides

Gabriela is the daughter of Dr. Alfredo Benavides & Dr. Eva Midobuche of Lubbock.  During her years at Christ the King Cathedral High School, Gabriela attended numerous leadership and academic programs including National Youth Leadership Forum for Medicine at UCLA, LEAD American Medicine & Healthcare Program at Johns Hopkins University and the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce New Century Leadership Program.  She was a member of the National Honor Society and the National Society of High School Scholars.  She served as the Parliamentarian for the CTK 4-H Club and participated in the TAPPS Academic State Meet.  She was a member of the Varsity Golf team and advanced to the TAPPS State Golf Meet all four years of competition, and she was also a varsity cheerleader.  She plans on attending University of Arizona Honors College and major in Neuroscience and Cognitive Studies on a Pre-Med track.  GPA:  4.46