Meet the Class of 2023

Autumn Leak

Hometown: Saddle River, NJ
Major: Political Science 

Activities & Honors:

  • 2-year Captain – Varsity Volleyball
  • 2nd Team All-Ivy
  • President – Black Student Athletes @Penn
  • Vice President  of External Affairs – Black Pre-Law Association
  • Peer Career Advisor – Penn Career Services


Hobbies: Cooking, Writing, Exercising, Playing the Piano
Favorite Books: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison and  Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
Favorite Movies: Avatar and Parasite
Favorite Food: Sesame Chicken, Seared Scallops
Favorite Quote: “Commitment Means no Excuses.”    
~ Club Volleyball Coach

Plans After Penn:  Pursue a law degree and travel the world!