Adolescent Health Educator/Community Advocate
I am a 2017 Ten Outstanding Young Omahans’ nominee, 2017 Young Black and Influential Award winner, Greater Omaha Young Professionals' 2017 Change Maker Award winner and 2016 NAACP Freedom Fighter Award recipient. I am the Founder and Executive Director of Queer People of Color Nebraska, President of Friends and Families Incarcerated in Nebraska and an award-winning musician and artist. By day I am honored to work as an Adolescent Health Educator at Charles Drew Health Center.
Janet Bonet, Omaha
The greatest gift I was ever given, came from my parents who taught me to think for myself. They said to ask questions and verify the answers and then form an opinion. My responsibility for receiving it, is to share it & take action for social justice.
Paul Nelson, Omaha
My family moved from one caring neighborhood to another only once before …