Last updated 03/13/2023
John Recendez, a recent Dorsey High graduate, has declared a Business Administration major in the Marshall
School of Business. He won an Honor Roll Award for maintaining a 4.0 GPA for three of his years at Dorsey. He volunteered at the 24th Street Theater as a mentor for elementary and middle school children on acting techniques. He interned at the
Baldwin Hills Greenhouse Program in an environmental studies yearlong project in which he removed invasive foliage, replacing it with native plants as well as cleaning up the environment for the endangered snowy plover. He loves writing fantasy and rom-com short stories and received the Monologue Contest Grand Champion Award for one of his stories. He is a proud recipient of a LA Marathon medal.