My humanities education has prepared me for a career in social work by teaching me a lot about the society I live in and the people in it. I work for a program called Parenting Plus at Child and Family Services of New Hampshire, a non-profit organization that has been helping families in New Hampshire since 1850. My job is to help those who struggle with parenting, obtaining resources, and... Read More
After graduating in Africana Studies, I moved to Washington D.C. where I worked as a project manager for an international development NGO, working on clean water and sanitation access across Africa. My focus was primarily in South Africa, specifically Johannesburg and Port Elizabeth. After a couple of years in D.C., I moved back to Tucson where I now work as the Associate Director of... Read More
The critical thinking skills and global citizenship I learned in my time as an Africana Studies major have been invaluable, both in my career as an actor and my day-to-day existence. In a political climate that shakes me to my core on a daily basis, my ability to continue telling inclusive and relevant stories is fueled by my education at the University of Arizona.
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