Wendy Ruwiza is a final year Social work student at Edith Cowan University. She has a passion for working and engaging with the community especially young people. She is a volunteer coordinator for the homework hut program at Metropolitan Migrant resource centre were she works with young people from refugee backgrounds.

Her greatest achievement to date has been the crowning of Miss Africa Perth 2015. Along with the crown for Miss Africa Perth she also became the African youth ambassador for the year 2015. Wendy hopes to empower young people to achieve their full potential through her passion in Social Work.