If you could have dinner with 1 person who you regard as a leader, who would it be and why?

Maya Angelou, because she exemplifies living in your own truth.

What motivates you to create social impact?

Not being afraid of a better future motivates me to create social impact.

Host Site Overview

For too long, education reform has not been led by the students who have experienced the opportunity gap first-hand. SFER Minn empowers students and community members to bring their personal stories to fight for educational justice.

Host Site Project

Jacky will work as the MN Program Coordinator will work directly with student organizers to build and support a deeper bench of radical student leaders. The program coordinator will recruit and support a network of local SFER chapters, train and coach on organizing skills to members, and develop infrastructure to drive the coalition’s campaign work. Jacky will build systems and structures that supports member action to end educational inequity through public action, grassroots lobbying, and media action. Jacky will will work with the MN Program Director to build capacity and infrastructure within the coalition to lead harder-hitting campaigns that create change for kids in local schools.