As a four-year Out for Education scholarship recipient, Juan Lerma graduated from the University of Houston in May of 2014 with a major in Finance. Juan was a dedicated volunteer throughout his college years, always helping out at Houston-area LGBT charity events. Upon his graduation, he joined the board of Out for Education and now puts his volunteer efforts towards providing a positive impact on the next generation of students.
Juan works at Shell Exploration and Production Company doing revenue accounting, and hopes to capitalize on opportunities to travel abroad while working there. During the weekends he loves riding horses and exploring exciting new events around the city with his amazing friends.