CIARA RIDDLE: SOUTH BOULEVARD STREETLEADER DIRECTOR
Ciara Anjelica is originally from Los Angeles, California. She attended Azusa Pacific University, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work.
Ciara Anjelica discovered her passion for youth leadership as she studied community development and served with an afterschool program in South Africa. She has also spent three summers interning with UrbanPromise sites in Camden, New Jersey and Copan Ruinas, Honduras. Before coming to UrbanPromise Charlotte, Ciara Anjelica was a seventh grade teacher in Clinton, North Carolina for two years as a Teach For America corps member.
She values social justice and serving others. Ciara Anjelica is passionate about empowering youth to pursue their goals, to find their voice, to become leaders, and to be change agents in their communities.