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Victor de Avila

Communications Fellow

Major: Communications 

Graduation Year: 2021

Hometown: Laguna Niguel, California

Personality Type: Consul ESFJ-A

What is your favorite part about working with O’Pake?

I enjoy working alongside talented, passionate people as well as the ability to gain experiences with clients from various industries. 

What are your goals in the future?

My goal is to be working in a creative industry, creating content while living in Europe and traveling.  

How will O’Pake help you reach these goals?

The valuable resources and strong network of connections through O’Pake will be utilized to help me progress. 

What is your favorite memory at Alvernia?

Building relationships with friends, faculty and staff who play a huge role in my life. 

What made you decide to study at Alvernia?

I knew that my academic growth as well as personal growth were given the most importance and that playing volleyball would create memories to last a lifetime.  

Who or what inspires you and why?

I’m inspired by opportunity and am reminded to use my abilities to the fullest because at some point, I will no longer be given the same chances. 

What is a quote that you abide by?

“Ask for the world, you might get half of it.” – Mom 

What is something that someone would be surprised to learn about you?

I’ve acted in a commercial and been an extra on HBO’s Veep.