Melissa Tobias
Melissa Tobias
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Norwalk, Calif.
High School: Santa Fe

Academic Major/Minor:
Social Work & Spanish

Career Highlights:

High School
* Cross-Country Most Valuable Player (2014)

Whittier College Involvement:
* Office of Student Engagement Ambassador
* Writing Associate
* Orientation Advisor
* Member of the Poet Student Athlete Leadership Academy
* Food Recovery Network
* College Choir

Why Whittier College:
The small class sizes and the community feel

Parents: Gregorio and Maria Tobias
Jessica, Eduardo, Julissa, Aracely, and Yareli
Norwalk, Calif.
Previous School:
Santa Fe High School
Singing and Reading
Admired Athlete:
Yelena Isinbaera (She holds the world record in the pole vault and was the first pole vaulter I was inspired by)