When it comes to empowerment of marginalized communities, Gitana Garofalo is the superwoman you want on your team. She is passionate, kind, and generous in all that she does in the UW School of Public Health. She cares deeply about nurturing a positive space for students to grow and develop. Her work in creating a more diverse student body and advocating for international students is unparalleled. Gitana keeps it real, honest, and full of heart. There are so many reasons to celebrate Gitana!