Jaqueline Ferrufino

Jackie recently graduated from St. John's High School in Houston, Tx. In the Fall of 2019 she will be attending St. Edward's University-- Honors College (Austin, Tx) where she will be pursuing a degree in Biochemistry on a Pre-Med track. Show full bio

For two years, she served hundreds of hours with an organization called Homerun Hitters International where she was a volunteer counselor and rehabilitator in training for children and young adults with severe mental impairments and other disabilities. This experience sparked an interest in pediatrics and Texas Heart has been a crucial part of an exposure to the medical field.

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