A.J. Diaz is a 17 year-old Afro-Dominican Taino from Bushwick, New York. He is a recent high school graduate from the Brooklyn School for Social Justice. He was recently accepted to LaGuardia Community College, and he will begin as a freshman this September. A.J. loves to read, acquire knowledge, and advocate for social justice. As a spiritual person who feels connected to nature, Andrin enjoys studying various religions. He also loves animals.