Host Site: JVS Boston

Location: Boston

Role: Vocational Instructor and Career Coach

Where are you from? Columbia, South Carolina

Why do you serve? Through working with NAIP AmeriCorps as a Vocational Instructor and Coach, I hope to empower and educate refugees and immigrants to have fulfilling work lives, and thrive in their places of employment. I have been working with refugee and immigrant populations for the past 4 years in various capacities including educational programs, policy research, and resettlement services. As a Public Health degree holder, I have experience in needs assessment and program planning for refugee and immigrant population needs.

What are you passionate about? Art, Music, French, Travel, Qualitative Refugee Resettlement Policy Research