Youth Engagement Specialist
Phone: 512-232-6900 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Brytani Cavil received her bachelors from Drake University where she studied Marketing in the College of Business and Public Administration. Her professional experience in youth development extends from work with 21st Century Learning Centers, the YMCA, and community level work in her time serving as an AmeriCorps member. Her professional interest are centered around crafting prevention and intervention strategies for youth that include youth voice as a central and critical component. She is now pursuing a Masters in Community and Regional Planning from the University of Texas Austin. Her research interest are diverse, but primarily focus on inter-disciplinary strategies of combating the lifelong effects of poverty for underserved communities. She leads a project with the Texas Institute for Excellence in Mental Health and the Department of State Health Services to strengthen youth voice throughout the Texas systems that impact youth. Brytani is an aspiring entrepreneur and spends her free time curating content for her first business endeavor, The Brown Book Box, a children’s book subscription service that provides creative learning activities and books highlighting characters of varying identities and abilities to encourage a love for learning in minority households. She is the loving mother of twin boys and a baby girl and is a passionate leader within her communities.
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