Manuel Gomez ‘16
Majors: Business Administration & Global Studies
Hometown: Collinsville, IL
Future Plans: Work for the EPA
Manuel Gomez chose the University of Illinois Springfield because of the personalized attention he receives on and off the field. The UIS Prairie Stars men’s soccer forward is a first generation college student who’s passionate about the environment. He also serves as an International Student Ambassador and is a member of the Organization of Latin American Students (OLAS). Following graduation, he’d like to earn his master’s degree in Environmental Studies and eventually work for the Environmental Protection Agency.
Leadership is lived at UIS. Every day.
Posted on September 26, 2014