meet the 2016/2017 MILWAUKEE teen educators!
My name is Aryce and I am a senior at Milwaukee School of Languages where I am involved in Link Crew and College Possible. Outside of school, I enjoy watching television and listening to music and I am excited to add PATCH onto my list.
Coffee enthusiast, Parisian at heart, and movie theater (expert) employee. I am a senior at Greendale High School, where I constantly advocate for STI awareness and better sexual education. I am super excited to be a part of the first Milwaukee PATCH Teen Educators group. I can't wait to spread awareness on teen's health care rights!
I'm Maya! I am a sophomore at Diving Savior Holy Angels High School and am very excited to be a Teen Educator. My pronouns are she/her/hers and I am very passionate about human rights. I love to learn and attend school and in my free time I dance with the Dane Academy of Mexico in Milwaukee, where I learn traditional Mexican dances. I believe education and being informed is important in everyday life so I'm so excited to work with PATCH to do this more.
My name is Quelle and I am a people person. My life revolves around helping people and becoming a better person; whether it's mentally, emotionally, or physically. I also like pizza, oversized hoodies, and scary movies. 9 times out of 10 I'm doing my nails in a bright color.
My name is Caleb and I’m a junior at Shorewood High School. I love writing, filmmaking, and all kinds of storytelling, and hope to tell transgender stories through writing and film. I’m excited to work with PATCH to improve healthcare accessibility and quality for all teenagers!
My name is Emily and I'm a Junior at Shorewood High School. I am passionate about social justice and promoting body awareness. I am thrilled to be a PATCH Teen Educator and I hope I can make a positive impact on my community.
Hi, my name is Lashanty and I attend Riverside University High School. I love to play basketball, hang out with my friends, and do extra curricular activities at school. I am excited to be in PATCH because I am comfortable talking about sensitive topics and want to know more people. I don't want to be just a shy girl who is quiet and PATCH will help make me a better person!
My name is Candice! I'm a senior at Bradley Tech High School. Sports I play in school are softball and volleyball and I am thinking about running track! In my free time, I love to watch Law & Order and text with my best friend! I am involved in PATCH because I like to make a difference and I love to give others advice and tips - It makes me feel like a super hero!
Hi! I'm Layla, I enjoy helping others, learning, and trying new things! My favorite subject in school is English and during my free time I love playing Tennis and hanging out with family and friends. I joined PATCH because I want to be a voice for teens, as well as a role model,for people who are older and younger than me!
Hello! My name is Talia Gottlieb. I am a senior at Homestead High School, and am excited to move up in the world and do bigger and better things, starting with PATCH! Outside of PATCH, I love to swim, cook, and lounge around with my friends and family.
Hi, I am Violet! I am a fragmentary, passionate girl who strives for endurance over the obstacles life throws at me. I am an 11th grader at Escuela Verde with a sense of place in Biology. And, a feminist who believes in both equity and equality.