Javon Turner spent 15 years in the Minnesota’s foster care system

Javon is attending Normandale Community College and hopes to transfer to the Dunwoody College to achieve a degree in marketing and psychology. He volunteered as a youth leader at Waite Park Wesleyan Church for a year. In addition he has spoken at three independent living conferences in Georgia, Florida and Denver, as a panelist for Connections to Independence which is the youth leadership board he participates in. When Javon does have free time he likes working out, playing magic, and reading.

Team(s) or Cohort(s)
2016 Outstanding Young Leaders