Frances Velarde is a nursing major from Arizona. She found her calling to be a nurse and dreams of working in pediatrics. One of her favorite things about PUC is being in a welcoming community that helps her grow spiritually.
What is your dream job?
My dream job is to be a pediatric nurse.
How does that compare to what you wanted to be when you were young?
I always wanted to help people and educate others when I was younger and become a teacher, but today, I feel like my calling is to be a nurse instead, and I’m very passionate about it.
What is your favorite thing about being a part of the Pioneers family?
My favorite thing about being part of the Pioneers family is that a lot of the people here in PUC are very wholesome. It’s nice to have a community of people that make you feel included and help you grow spiritually.
Where is your favorite place in the world?
Wherever my friends are because I feel happiest when I’m with them.
If you had to be trapped in a movie for a day, what movie would you choose?
Crazy Rich Asians
What is something you’re passionate about?
Recommend a place to go in the Bay Area on a weekend
Daeho, because they have bomb food.