Position title: Posse Mentor
Website: Layla Coleman's website
An educator who has supported literacy development, reading instruction, special education, and college access, Layla Coleman is the Position title: Chicago 20 Mentor for the Posse program. She is pursuing her master’s in library and information studies at UW–Madison. She can help with public speaking and presentations, writing and research, and mindfulness practices and strategies that help reduce stress. Coleman’s hobbies include reading, running, yoga, cooking, hiking, and foraging.