Lorenzo McCray is a Paraprofessional who is working towards a master’s degree in Special Education. He possesses 6 years’ experience in education.
Lorenzo is also a creative writer and enjoys reading and writing in his leisure. He is in the process of publishing his written work to be enjoyed by creative writing enthusiast like himself. He values the work of American writers like James McBride and Sister Souljah that do not mind displaying their love for authenticity, social change and education.
He currently works at an alternative school that serves in excellence. He finds joy in impacting the learning environment and encouraging students to be all that they can be. He encourages his students to make decisions now that will have a lasting and positive impact on their future. He enjoys city life and desires to see communities of Chicago progress. Furthermore, he passionately serves to ensure change in these communities while challenging social norms.