Who am I?
I am an opinionated woman who loves dogs and macaroni and cheese.
I am the daughter of two of people who have always pushed me to be myself.
I am the sister of 2 remarkable women and 1 remarkable man.
I am the aunt of 9 nieces and nephews who changed what love looks like.
I am the granddaughter of immigrants who survived much so I could accomplish more.
I am the girlfriend of a hot and caring man that challenges me and supports me.
I am a Christian who also happens to be a liberal, and it totally freaks everyone out.
I am chubby but okay with it.
I am the girl who definitely has 2 hot dogs at the summer cookout.
I am Leah Marie Barterian. I have purpose and value and a voice that counts.
This is where I use it.