Chief Strategy Officer
I co-lead a partnership to support youth in the South Bronx from cradle through college and career.
Day to Day
I am responsible for planning, coordinating and overseeing the effective rollout and integration of our Community Impact model. I oversee South Bronx Rising Together, a collective impact partnership to improve outcomes for youth and families. The majority of my day is spent advocating for, leading, and creating social change initiatives in urban communities.
Skills & Qualities Beyond School
You have to be truly passionate about helping your community (or the community you are working for).
Advice for Getting Started
Here's the first step for high school students
The people you surround yourself with play a huge part in whether or not you achieve your dreams. Focus on forming relationships with peers, friends, mentors, etc. that facilitate your goals. Likewise, be that positive force for them as well.
My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took: