Inspiring Ideas & Advice from DreamWakers Advisory Council

Q&A with our 2020–2021 Advisory Council All-Star Volunteers

What exactly is DreamWakers Advisory Council (DWAC)? In a nutshell, DWAC is a diverse group of dynamic professionals who offer their unique talent and skills in support of DreamWakers’ mission. Each of these remarkable ambassadors goes above and beyond to help DreamWakers better serve students in under-resourced schools across the country.

“What is your favorite DreamWakers memory?”

Amy Laviers

Director at The Robotics, Automation, and Dance (RAD) Lab

Amy presents a robot from her lab

Hafsatu Kamara

Marketing Strategist & Professional Athlete

Grovetown Middle Schoolers chat with Hafsatu

“What advice do you have for your younger self?”

Brian Ford

Client Solutions Manager at Facebook & Co-Founder of Self-Kare

Alison Dooley

Program Manager at Google

Dundee-Crown High School student chatting with Alison

JJ West

Director of Marketing at ESPN/Disney

JJ chats with McKinley Tech High School students

“What goals do you have for DreamWakers?”

Ester Barbuto

Senior Program Manager at Microsoft

Ester Barbuto’s #WhyIDreamWake

Anthony Conway

Booking Producer at ABC’s Windy City LIVE

Anthony gives advice to KIPP: STAR Middle Schoolers

Barger Jeutter

CEO & Owner of Solution Consulting

Barger connects with BEAM Math students

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