Name: Luis Borunda
Organization: United States Youth Entrepreneur Education
What Makes This Person a Game Changer: To achieve his lifelong mission of reducing the Latino high school dropout rate, Luis Borunda founded the United States Youth Entrepreneur Education organization. His nonprofit initiative helps to instill an entrepreneurial mindset in the Baltimore area’s minority sophomore and junior students and encourages them to attend college after completing high school. To date, Borunda has helped hundreds of students. Prior to his current position at USYEE, Borunda served as a member of Baltimore County, Md.’s Board of Education. He has also served as member of the Maryland Economic Development Commission and the Minority Business Sub-Committee. Borunda is also Maryland’s former deputy Secretary of State.