Nelson Mandela African Affairs Fellow
Carla Garcia is the Fall 2017 Nelson Mandela African Affairs Fellow for the Global Perspectives Office. She is a sophomore at the University of Central Florida pursuing undergraduate degrees in Economics and Political Science. She is the treasurer of the International Relations Club, a member of the United Nations Association and a student in the Burnett Honors College. Her research interests include Latin American and African development. Upon graduation, she plans on pursuing graduate studies in economics. A student of Spanish and Russian, Garcia has traveled to Turkey.