Mollie Sullivan (she/they) is the YES Academy Manager at Youth Enrichment Services (YES). She is dedicated to reflecting youths’ brilliance back to them and has enjoyed working in youth programming for the past five years. From empowering youth at summer camp in North Carolina, to supervising young adults in job training in California, to facilitating youth cross-cultural exchange programs in the nations’ capital, Mollie brings a multifaceted skillset to her role at YES and is always ready to learn something new. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a bachelor’s degree in Global Studies and Peace, War, and Defense, and completed a master’s degree in Conflict Transformation and Social Justice at Queen’s University in Belfast, Northern Ireland. She believes that international peace begins with building compassion, respect, and equity with one another and our local communities.