Claudia Reines is a junior at the Union County Magnet High School. She is captain of the cross-country team and co-head of the Environmental Education team for the Green Cause. She volunteers for environmental causes including advocating for local ballot initiatives on clean energy choice with Food & Water Watch and participating in a variety of environmental clean-ups. Claudia hopes to become an animal biologist in the future in addition to bringing environmental change to the world. She plans on researching and studying more into solutions involving animals and the environment. Additionally, she hopes to create and organization to address and solve environmental and animal issues at her high school.