Aquila is a third-year medical student at Saint James School of Medicine. She graduated from Niagara University in New York with a B.S. in biochemistry and two minors in psychology and biology. During undergraduate, she conducted research on metabolite concentrations in various breast cell cancer lines. Through her local AMSA chapter, Aquila has logged over 100 hours of providing vital sign screenings to underserved communities in the West Indies. She is passionate about mental health and hopes to obtain a residency in psychiatry.