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Kaela Bonaguro is from Naperville, Illinois, and is a junior majoring in English and Gender Studies. After IU, they plan on pursuing their PhD in English literature with a focus in medieval studies. An active member in the Collins community, Kaela works as a Q-Instructor, Cheshire Café co-manager and barista, the BOEP secretary, and was the 2016 Welcome Week Co-Chair. Additionally, Kaela is the recipient of the 2015-2016 Ernest & Eva Bernhardt award and a 2017-2018 returning residents award. They look forward to further serving the Collins community in their leadership positions, as well as hanging around main quad in the Cheshire Café and eating paninis from the Dining Hall, and getting involved in campus political activism.