ATC City: Milwaukee, WI
Uniqua J. Adams is from Racine , Wi with a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside and currently is pursuing a masters degree in Cultural Foundations of Education with a focus on Community Partnership and Fundraising at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Along with all of this, she participated in 2 years of AmeriCorps and has now returned to City Year Milwaukee as the Executive and Development Associate. She participated in Answering the Call during her Senior Americorps year with City Year. This experience not only assured her she would be running for office one day but assured the type, Milwaukee Public School District School Board. Education is a part of politics and to assure that each black and brown student, no matter their circumstances, receive the same quality education as the next, representation on the school board matters. A personal goal of hers is to continue to be an advocate for her community and all young black girls across the world. This is the first step into doing that and so much more!