Micaela Hunter

Spelman College

NSF Scholarship Recipient

Micaela Hunter, born and raised in Houston, Texas, is the proud daughter of Michael and Ruth Hunter. She is the youngest of six children.She currently attends Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia as a junior Computer Science major. Once she graduates in 2015, she plans to attend graduate school and then pursue a career in software engineering or research. Micaela hopes to one day leave a positive impression on the world through computing.

“My passion for computing started at a young age. As a child, I was always fascinated with robotics and how computers worked. I knew that one day I wanted to behind the magic of making them work and do what I wanted it to. I also wanted to be responsible developing new technologies.”