Yvette oversees the Face Forward program and facilitates teen pregnancy prevention and healthy relationship education to at-risk youth in Milwaukee schools, alternative settings, and adults in correctional and community centers. Her previous experience includes 12 years with Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS), as well as, the Program Coordinator for Pearls for Teen Girls, a teen pregnancy prevention/leadership program for young girls in Milwaukee. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Upper Iowa University and a master’s degree in Professional Counseling from Concordia University.
Theresa worked as a Marketing Director for 15 years at Valuation Research Corporation before becoming a Freelance Writer and Editor. In addition, she has volunteered as a Tutor at the Bayview Community Center and is currently volunteering as an ESL (English as a Second Language) Tutor at Literacy Services of Wisconsin. Theresa received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Mount Mary University.
A Milwaukee native, Mr. Royal was honorably discharged from the United States Air Force. He received his Associate of Applied Science degree in Paralegal Studies and a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. In addition to his role as CFSS Educator and Member Service Coordinator, where he facilitated group and 1:1 youth services, Mr. Royal has served on a range of civic boards for the Milwaukee Area Technical College, the Social Development Commission, American Civil Liberties Union, MATC Foundation Board of Directors and currently is the President of the NAACP Milwaukee Branch.
Shawn promotes and markets CFSS Workforce Services, provides pre-release employment readiness services, works closely with other CFSS staff to identify job openings and present qualified candidates to employers for potential employment opportunities. Previously he worked with youth at Milwaukee Inner City Congregation Allied for Hope (MICAH) and Milwaukee Boys & Girls Club and providing Community resources at Northcott Neighborhood House. He received his Associates Degree in Theology from the Agape Bible College.