- College Advising Corps
LeeShonel was born in Providence, Rhode Island. All her life, she attended schools in the Providence area and also graduated as class Valedictorian of Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School. LeeShonel then went on to obtain her Bachelors Degree in Youth Development at Rhode Island College. During her four years in college, LeeShonel was President of a student organization for two years in a row, she has helped raise funds for students in need of financial assistance through the Alumni Foundation at Rhode Island College, and she has learned to self advocate for herself in times of financial hardship. LeeShonel has developed a passion for helping other students learn how to advocate for themselves and gain independence as they aspire to achieve greater heights in their lives.