NextGen Latino Leadership Program 2023
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
School: Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women’s Leadership School
Cynthia Cardenas is the youngest daughter of three. She is from Dallas, Texas; however, her parents and siblings were born and raised in Salamanca, GTO, México. Cynthia is currently secretary of LULAC, Vice-president of YLSC, defense player for lacrosse, and more. She is mainly passionate about helping her Latino community by offering and creating opportunities for them through LULAC. Cynthia’s passion for her community has increased thanks to NextGen. She hopes to pursue a career in law, and later use her voice to speak for the Latino community.