Holly Shimabukuro

Holly Shimabukuro (she/her) is a high school senior from Maryland writing for VofZ. She enjoys discussing race and health in today’s society, ranging from the stereotypes made by the Model Minority Myth to plastic surgery. Aside from VofZ, Holly is involved with various clubs, sports, and honor societies, as well as volunteer organizations located in DC. Looking towards the future, she aspires to lead a career in the biotechnology field.