Teen Advisory Council

Violet is a senior at Whitney Young Magnet High School and a life-long musician. Her main music domain is classical clarinet, but she also enjoys playing piano, guitar, ukulele and learning the harp with her family. She’s passionate about equal access to a quality arts education for all students, and is involved in a number of projects that aim to improve educational pathways for those pursuing the arts. Violet has appeared as a presenter, performer and/or panelist in a variety of festivals and conferences, including the 2019 Chicago Fair Trade Festival and the 2020 Virtual Arts Educators Conference. She looks forward to planning more events and enjoying Chicago’s world of arts organizations. Violet is interested in arts administration, art history, rereading favorite books over and over, and parakeets.