Leslie N. L Potts is a proud product of the Renaissance City (Detroit, Michigan). As a fellow of the 2015 class, Leslie’s blueprint focused on creating a space to amplify the power of women’s issues based organizations at her alma mater Bowling Green State University. She is currently studying Public Administration at the University of Washington in Seattle WA, where she also concentrates in Nonprofit Management and Social Innovation. Leslie is excited to serve a 2nd year on the YP4 alumni council! Leslie sees themselves as a community-capacity amplifier. Leslie loves talking about access expansion, cross movement building, the benefits and dynamics of virtual community, and steven universe. They recognize themselves as the hope and dream of ancestors, as well as an important actor in the futures of those to come. Leslie believes that radical love, the value of impact, a belief in the power of persistence are inherent to their survival.