Name: Katie Russo
Social Media Handle/Username: katieejrusso
Introduce Yourself/Tell About Yourself: Hey! I’m Katie, a freshman in high school, and I play music. I love to advocate for peace and equality/equity. I love to read and help people.
What Inspires You Every day? : Actions that inspire me are when people do something life changing. When people present themselves positively. It uplifts me and inspires me to be like them.
What is some words of wisdom you live by?: Trust in yourself and do the impossible, because you never know what may happen tomorrow.
What is your ultimate goal in life? : To become someone who makes a change for the good of society. It could be a change within one person or many.
How have you been during the pandemic and how has it affected you? : I’ve been a bit down. Our world changes day after day and you never know what to expect. It’s affected me both positively and negatively. I’m sad I don’t get to experience much because of restrictions, but I know that I’ll pull through.
What is a message you would like to give others? : You can do this. You have to remember in the back of your mind that everything will be okay and that people care.
What else would you like to tell others about you or your life?: I’m really just an average girl who hasn’t done much, but I hope that you remember my name for the future.