What prompted you to join Southside Wellness Coalition?

I have a passion for the youth in my community along with mental health awareness and preventing substance abuse. It was a win-win for me!

What do you consider to be one of Southside’s biggest challenges?

Getting others to want to be involved.

What do you consider to be one of Southside’s biggest strengths?

The eagerness and willingness of those involved. The passion they feel for the mental health.

What work or activity takes up most of your time?

I am a teacher at Halifax County High School.

What is something you’ve always wanted to do?

Volunteer overseas

What is a fun fact that not many people know about you?

I am the mom of triplets, plus one!

What is your favorite quote?

“Be the change you want to see in the world.”