Years in care: 18 years
Keisha entered the foster care at birth and has spent her entire life in the foster care system. She has excelled in school and found an array of personal hobbies such as poetry, pointillism, and thrilling adventures outdoors. Keisha is passionate about changing the education system, the overuse of psychotropic medications, and mental health. She is fulfilling her dream of pursuing higher education; Keisha will be a sophomore at Point Park University in the Fall of 2015. She is majoring in Human Resources with a minor in Leadership. Keisha’s sincere, affectionate, and loyal nature occurs naturally especially when it comes to making people smile. Her idea of changing the world is by touching hearts and eliminating bitterness with one or many laughs and smiles at a time.
Keisha is eccentric, optimistic, unorthodox and a foster youth.