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Shara Concepcion, 22, is currently pursuing an associate's degree in liberal arts at Borough of Manhattan Community College.Shara has travelled extensively throughout the US as an AmeriCorps and National Civilian Community Corps volunteer. She is currently working as a pre-school teacher. Shara's ultimate goal is to become a clinical psychologist and develop sound mental health services in developing countries.Throughout her life, Shara has enjoyed writing, and developed a great deal of respect for nature and its therapeutic powers. As such, Shara would like to combine her many interests and also be instrumental in the conservation of the environment.