Mnikesa Whittaker is being recognized by CT NOW for the July Activist of the Month for her commitment to advancing womens issues and being a constant role model to young women and girls.
She works with Ballet Haven, which offers a community of support, leadership opportunities, and an understanding of a healthy body image.
Furthermore she works hard to advance her education and fights health challenges, exemplifying the true definition of a strong, resilient, talented, smart and successful woman. She is a leader who is passionate, dedicated, hard working and motivating to those around her.
To read a recent story written about Mnikesa click here.