Rebecca Thompson was placed in the foster care system in New Hampshire while a junior in high school. She was kicked out of her last foster home at age 18 and currently goes to Plymouth State University. Rebecca is studying Environmental Science with a minor in Sustainability and also pursuing an Afterschool Professional teaching certificate.

Rebecca has been involved with the New England Youth Coalition as well as Alternative Spring Break and gets to travel to volunteer for different organizations. She is planning on completing her degree and working with youth and one day hopefully opening her own Youth Center.

Team(s) or Cohort(s)
2018 Outstanding Young Leaders