Sherissa Minshall is a freshman at Bedford North Lawrence High School. She is in choir and has danced at Kats Performing Arts for 11 years. Sherissa is leading the Student Walkout Against Gun Violence at BNL. Sherissa speaks out about what she believes in, and tries to make the world better, one step at a time. In 2015, she went on a mission trip to Haiti to build a school. The experience was life-changing. At the age of 12, Sherissa, who was homeschooled at the time, enrolled online at Ivy Tech Community College. She took an introduction to business course, and a composition course. After high school, she hopes to get a bachelor’s degree in English at Manchester University in Manchester, England. From there, she wants to become an author of fiction books.
Jared is currently recruiting people between the ages of 13-18 to join his Youth Advisory Council. Please use the form below to contact Jared if you would like to join.