Position: Social Studies Teacher
School: New Americas School
School District: The New America Schools
City, State: Las Cruces, New Mexico
About the Nominee: Victoria Apodaca-Fisk was nominated by a colleague, Christopher Adams. Ms. Apodaca-Fisk is a LifeChanger because she is caring and responsive to the needs of her students and their families. She contiguously engages her students to become youth leaders by helping them develop critical understandings of the problems and issues impacting their daily lives. She also helps them develop alternatives and solutions that improve the lives of all stakeholders.