Ayla Lopez is a 17 years old Mexican American leader from San Bernardino, CA. She is very passionate about her community and has been involved in organizing since her sophomore year of high school. Ayla first became involved with Inland Congregations United for Change (ICUC) three years ago as a young community organizer in charge of recruiting new people for phone banks, canvassing, etc. She knew that she had to fight for what she believes in and organizing at ICUC helped her do that. Ayla is an advocate for education, immigrants right, and health who graduated from Arroyo Valley High School in 2017.