AmeriCorps Program Empowerment Director
Zora was born in Seattle, raised in Atlanta, and has lived in Philadelphia for the past 7 years. Zora graduated in 2015 from Lincoln University with a BS in Biology and a minor in English. In 2016 she served as a Corps Member with City Year Philadelphia, working with a team of 15 others to provide tutoring and mentoring services to youth in a high need public school in North Philadelphia. While there Zora organized several special events, to include a school talent show and poetry slam. Over the summer Zora served as a College and Career Exposure Coordinator with New Foundation Charter School, providing work ready experiences for youth and providing college prep assistance.