Lingaire O.

Youth Expert: Lingaire

Lingaire is a junior in high school. She is a member of Harvard University’s Making Caring Common Youth Advisory Board. Collaborating with 25 other students from across the country, the board works together to create projects that promote positivity and inclusiveness in school environments. Since June 2015, Lingaire has been an intern/volunteer for her local American history museum, where she researches African American history in her hometown, volunteers for community events throughout the year, and collaborates with her local NAACP Chapter. Lingaire was elected to serve as treasurer her school NAACP Youth Chapter. In this role, she will help to oversee the monetary needs of the club which works on projects that ignite inclusivity and understanding. She will also be interning at her local state representative's office this summer, where she will conduct research, meet constituents, and help expand community outreach.