Care coordinator, Hillside Youth & Families Come First, Oswego
Job Description:Coordinates cases and services for children, adolescents and families at risk for placement outside their home. Education:Bachelor's in psychology, SUNY Oswego; Pursuing master's in community counseling and human services, SUNY Oswego.
Civic Leadership: SUNY Oswego peer adviser; Toomey Residential and Community Service supervisor; Eastside Youth Congress supervisor; Liberty Partnership tutor; teaching assistant. Why did you become a peer adviser? I'm thinking about becoming a school counselor. I just wanted the experience of helping people plan their futures and I think I helped people a lot. Why did you become a Liberty Partnership tutor? "I like helping kids. I'm really into educating people and helping them get to a better place. It was an invaluable service."
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? "I'm teetering between being a school counselor and having a private practice. I will also be raising my own kids."