Age: 17 Grade: 12th Unit: Pinedale Manor Member since 2005
“Every volunteer and staff member at Pinedale Manor impacts my life daily and I’m grateful for them.”
BGC experience: "It’s a good experience because you’re able to meet different people from different backgrounds, and experience things that you might not have been given the chance to if it weren’t for Boys & Girls Clubs. " One year, she met NFL player, Michael Vick.
Ready to graduate?“Yes. I’m ready to go out and explore the world.”
Post-graduation plans: Joining the Coast Guard. She also wants to go to college to help pursue her goal of becoming a Physical Therapist. Favorite class: Psychology. She likes learning about the mind, and knowing why people behave the way that they do. "I've definitely enjoyed learning about the REM stage of sleep, and understanding the psychology behind dreaming."
Favorite TV Shows: House and How to Get Away with Murder
Favorite quote: “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.” –Marianne Williamson
Fun fact: “Not many people would know that I like to sing. I started singing in the church choir at a young age.” She’s also a social person who likes to talk and meet new people.
Favorite musician: Kendrick Lamar. He’s different, clever and he speaks with a purpose. “Everything about him is different from his lyrical style to the way that he raps.”
Hobbies: Listening to music and singing
Favorite room:Teen Room, because it’s a getaway from the younger kids.