Savannah Gomes (Social Work)
Savannah will receive her Masters of Social Work (MSW) this spring while completing a credential in Pupil and Personnel Services. Since 2014, Savannah has been a contributing member of the Valley Children’s Hospital staff, serving as a member on the Institutional Review Board (IRB) for the protection of human subjects. As a teenage survivor of cancer, she became a trained mentor for other youth with cancer by providing social-emotional support and encouragement. Savannah has devoted lots of energy to Valley Children’s Hospital, including serving as the keynote speaker for Children’s 101 Philanthropist luncheons and Bravo Accomplishment dinners honoring staff, and participating as a panel speaker for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society.