Valerie Scarlett is a social rights activist from Buffalo, Wyoming. They’ve worked for the Matthew Shepard Foundation as a Youth Columnist, and they’re currently training with Crisis Text Line to be a Crisis Counselor. Most recently, Val was featured on MicMedia’s video promoting the importance of GLSEN’s Day of Silence.
Valerie is passionate about creating inclusive environments on and offline. They are attending Hartwick College in the hopes of obtaining a degree in Sociology, and eventually use it to address and devise potential solutions and improvements to social inequities. Val is extremely excited to be apart of the TCF Youth Ambassadors program, and can’t wait to see what lies ahead!
We’re so happy to have Valerie as a #TCFYouthAmbassador! Learn more about the program and sign up here!
The Tyler Clementi Foundation wants to be able to lift up more youth voices and perspectives in our fight to end all forms of bullying. To make the #TCFYouthAmbassador program more accessible to every youth across the country, please make a gift today! Click here to learn more.