Mercedes Aponte

Mercedes Aponte

Leadership Coordinator
Brief info

Phone: 617-746-2698

Mercedes, a C5 Class of 2014 graduate, is a Posse Scholar who graduated from Bryn Mawr with a BA in Geology. In addition to working at Camp Lapham as a counselor and serving as a staff member at the ACT Now Summit, she took on the Lantern Team Leader role. As a C5 Leadership Fellow, she focused on developing and delivering curriculum, C5 Selection, Pathway weekends, and served as the Hammer Engagement Coordinator. At school, Mercedes was very involved both professionally and personally. In addition to serving as a Student Manager for her campus dining hall, she also coordinated and facilitated a campus-wide series called Dialogue on Race and developed workshops focused on cultural sensitivity. As Leadership Coordinator, Mercedes will run all Leadership Pathways, serve as an Engagement Coordinator, and support with C5 Selection duties.