Mercedes Aponte

Mercedes Aponte

C5 Leadership Fellow
Brief info

Phone: 617-746-2698

Mercedes, a C5 Class of 2014 graduate, is the C5 Leadership Fellow! She 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 will focus on developing and delivering curriculum, C5 Selection, Pathway weekends, and will serve 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.