About me


Atherton High School- 2012-2016

Activities and Societies: 

Senior Class President, Varsity Tennis team captain, Debate team, Y-club (treasurer for 3 years), KYA (Kentucky Youth Assembly) elected Premiere President of the Senate, KUNA (Kentucky United Nations Assembly), Art club, National Honors Society

American University- 2016-2017

Activities and Societies:

American Agora newspaper, ReBel member (a student-driven, peer education program designed to address body image issues and disordered eating), and mentor at the community life center.

University of Louisville- 2017- now

Activities and Societies:

Women 4 Women student board, SGA's diversity committee, Latin American & Hispanic Student Organization.

Full name

Zara Denisse Macias


Arts & Culture

Social Justice

Women's rights

Love for Humanity

Current Project: Project C. L. A. S. S.

(Cultivating Lovely Artistic Safe Spaces)

Purpose: Provide a space for freedom of expression and exploration of one’s identity and relationship to the world 

Target group: Historically marginalized communities with financial need. 

Mediums: Included but not limited to paint, crayola, and cardboard. 

Goal: Empower these individuals, and (hopefully) cause a butterfly effect in regards to the promotion of self reflection and artistic activism.