Diary of A Young Pro: Garry Mitchell
Feb17

Diary of A Young Pro: Garry Mitchell

1)Where are you located? I am located in Brooklyn, New York 2) How old are you? 24 years old 3) What is your job title? 5th Grade History (better known as HERstory Teacher) at Excellence Girls Middle Academy 4) How has the transition been from backpack to briefcase (college to adulthood)? The transition from backpack to briefcase can only be described as a tumultuous. It seems as though I thrashed, kicked, and screamed from fear of...

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Diary of A Young Pro: A-lan Holt
Feb10

Diary of A Young Pro: A-lan Holt

1)Where are you located? Woodside, California 2) How old are you? 26 3) What is your job title? I am a Playwright. I write for theater and film. I often express myself through poetry. These days, I also hold the title of Associate Director at the Institute for Diversity in the Arts (IDA) at Stanford University. My work explores the relationship between art practice, spiritual practice and social justice. 4) How has the transition been...

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Diary of A Young Pro: Tom McFadden
Feb03

Diary of A Young Pro: Tom McFadden

1.Where are you located? San Francisco, CA 2. How old are you? 29 3. What is your job title? 8th Grade Science Teacher & Founder of “Science With Tom” 4. How has the transition been from backpack to briefcase (college to adulthood)? To be clear, I still rock a backpack. Working in education has given me a roof over my head and a captive audience. It also created space for me to experiment with science music videos as my “side...

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Diary of A Young Pro: Angelina Cardona
Jan27

Diary of A Young Pro: Angelina Cardona

1. Where are you located? New Haven, CT until the end of May when I graduate from my MBA program. Then, I’ll be moving to sunny Southern California! 2. How old are you? 26 3. What is your job title? I’m an MBA student at Yale School of Management. Starting this fall, I will be a Senior Consultant with Deloitte’s Human Capital Practice in Los Angeles. 4. How has the transition been from backpack to briefcase (college to adulthood)? A...

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Diary of A Young Pro: Stany Leblanc
Jan20

Diary of A Young Pro: Stany Leblanc

1. Where are you located? I am located in the Upper East Side of Manhattan; however, I have lived in both Harlem and the Bronx in my past 7 years in New York City. I also have been teaching that long in the South Bronx near Yankee Stadium. 2. How old are you? I am 28 years old but I still like to say I am 25 to myself at times. 3. What is your job title? I am the Literacy Coach and a Peer Collaborative Teacher at the Mott Hall Science...

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