Victor Gallegos

Victor Gallegos, Field Team Member


Where are you from?
I am from the Lower East Side (L.E.S.) located in downtown Manhattan.

What school do you attend?
I attend a school named Mather High School in Hell’s Kitchen and I am a senior.

What are your hobbies and interests?
I love to ride bikes and be outside. I also like learning new things.

How long have you been involved with Branching Out?
This is my first summer in Branching Out.

Why did you choose to participate in Branching Out?
I chose to work for Branching Out because I like doing work outside and Branching Out allows me to do work in the field.

What are your career or educational goals?
My goal for the future is to study criminal Justice and work for Homeland Security. My other goal is to become arborist.

What are you looking forward to during the Branching Out program this summer?
I am looking forward to the Sagamore Hill trip.

What types of opportunities will Branching Out provide you with?
I hope BOP will give me opportunities to learn more about the NPS and opportunities to get a job similar to the NPS or even the NPS.