Connie helps students prepare for education beyond high school (including college, university, or technical school). After two years working with students in the South Lake area, she now works with students at Leesburg High School in addition to taking on grant writing and reporting responsibilities for the local Take Stock program.  Connie has worked with, and on behalf of, at-risk youth for more than a decade, including 9 ½ years with the Boys & Girls Club.  A graduate of Leesburg High, Connie went on to complete a Bachelor’s in Communication from Flagler College and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.