Kerissa Nelson-Gordon

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"My inspiration is to see young people better themselves so that they can reach some level of self actualization. I am inspired by God to be an agent of social change in the lives of our young people."


Kerissa Nelson joined the NCYD team in April of 2014, as a Youth Empowerment Officer for Clarendon. She holds a B.Sc. in Psychology from the University of the West Indies, as well as a MSc.  in Mental Health Counselling from Walden University.

Mrs. Nelson has particular interest in:

  • Empowerment sessions
  • Creation of Youth Clubs and
  • Strengthening of Youth Organisations

Message to young people:

"Be the best that you can  be. Be open to opportunities that will better oneself"