Kerry Thomas

 

Miss Thomas has been working in youth development since 2014 through her high school's mentorship program;  and officially as an intern at Grace and Staff Community Development Foundation in 2018 before joining the YAPD in 2020. She joined the YAPD team in October 2020. 

 
With a Bsc. in Social Work from University of the West Indies, Ms. Thomas has a particular interest in:
 
  • Career Development 
  • Academic Development 
  • Youth and Community Development 
 
Since joining the Team Ms. Thomas was a team member in the execution of the Youth Month Empower Hour Series, which led to the featuring of participants in the Jamaica Gleaner. 
 
 
Message to the youth:
"Some opportunities may seem far fetched, but believe that you are bigger and stronger than any failure or setback. Take comfort in the notion of 'time & season' and know that your existence will never be insignificant."