Pamela Betances

Pamela Betances, Field Team Member

Where are you from?
I am from Harlem, New York.

What school do you attend?
I attend Stephan T. Mather Building Arts and Craftsmanship High School. and I am going into 11th grade.

What are your hobbies and interests?
My interests are reading, writing, volleyball, photography, and N.J.R.O.T.C..

How long have you been involved with Branching Out?
This is my first time being involved in the BOP.

Why did you choose to participate in Branching Out?
I chose to participate in the BOP because I wanted to gain more experience with landscape preservation, masonry and historic preservation.

What are your career or educational goals?
My education goals are to finish high school, go to college and go to medical school to become a doctor.

What are you looking forward to during the Branching Out program this summer?
The project that I am looking forward to doing is the Travel Project because it is an opportunity where the Boston and New York group get together for a week to do different activities.

What types of opportunities will Branching Out provide you with?
The type of opportunities I hope BOP will provide is projects relating to landscape preservation because I am interested in learning more about it.