Lila is a rising 9th grader at Trinity School in New York City. She is passionate about all social justice issues, but specifically gender equity and fair representation in politics. Lila was a member of the “Service Council” of her school, working on issues such as hunger and homelessness, educational access, and inequality locally and globally. She has also volunteered at DeHosts Community Center and Goddard Youth Center. Currently, Lila is part of the “Student Diversity Leadership Council” that promotes equality and inclusivity in her middle school.