Avinash Chung was a participant in the Summer Immersion program of 2017 and is currently a junior at Garfield High School. While in Guatemala, he worked as part of the reforestation team. Avinash joined the Advanced Leadership Program because he believes that others deserve to have the same learning experience about different cultures and world issues that he did in Guatemala. Avinash also plays alto saxophone in the nationally ranked Garfield jazz band, runs cross country, and plays soccer. In addition, he helps lead trips as a staff member of the POST outdoor education program.