Lis Llanio was born in the Dominican Republic, and was raised in Miami, Fl. She graduated from the University of Miami with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Nutrition and is working to attend medical school to pursue her dream healing and caring for underserved populations as a primary care physician. Lis has already started to pursue her dream, bringing smiles and laughter to children at Holtz Children’s Hospital, as a StudentsCare volunteer since October 2017. During the past two years, Lis has also served as Vice President, and later President, of her local StudentsCare Chapter in Miami. During her gap year, before starting medical school, Lis is excited to spread awareness about childhood illness by joining the StudentsCare national team.