Leanna Tran is an Applied Mathematics and Natural Science Education Minor student. Tran has a passion for helping students achieve their best and assisted in several mathematics classes throughout Merced and Atwater county. She finds it motivating and meaningful to apply mathematical skills to connect real-world phenomena with student learning. Tran is also pursuing a Single Subject teaching credential in mathematics from UC Berkeley. Last summer, she served as an intern for the MobiLab at UC Merced, developing lesson plans to promote interest in STEM education for K-12 students. Tran is also a recipient of the Robert J. Noyce and the Caroline L. Adams Endowed Scholarship. In addition to her academics, she works as a translator for a mobile app company.