Di'ANDRA BUTNER, a Brockton native, has been in the nonprofit youth development sector for 10 years.
During that time, she has served many youth ages 5-18 with organizations such as the Brockton YMCA, where she is currently the School Age Site Coordinator, and Crossroads for Kids—a youth development program.
Di'Andra continues to pursue her passion for youth work as the Co-Founder of Inspiring Souls Inc.--a community drop in center where young people can develop their leadership skills, express themselves in a safe environment, and have the support needed to create a better future for themselves. Di'Andra recognizes the negative influences that over power the positive energy and desire of today’s youth. Her dream is to use her experiences and passion for working with young people inspires the next generation to make a difference in the world.