Student Interview: Israel Santillan Saliz


L to R: YV-Tech students Jason Heidi, Sierra Goldsmith, Vanessa Medina, Josslyn Sanchez & Israel Santillan Saliz

Yakima resident Israel Santillan Saliz talks about starting out on the wrong path, making mistakes, doing his time, and what it’s taken to turn his life around. He’s now a student in digital media production and an intern at Studioleak, Yakima’s only hip-hip production company.

Watch the full interview here.

While telling his story, Israel mentions some of the people, programs, and places around the valley that have influenced his thinking. To follow up on his comments, visit the following links:






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