Keyla Barroso is a RISE AmeriCorps member at the Iowa Latino Affairs Commission. Keyla is also a first generation student at Iowa State University studying kinesiology pre-physical therapy with a minor in Spanish.
Outside of her educational career Keyla, has been an advocate for equity. She looks forward to helping minorities that don’t know of the many resources that are around them, as well as informing them on current events. That is why she joined AmeriCorps and La Línea de Ayuda. With this position she is looking towards helping the Latinx community in the state of Iowa.