Shy kids can become leaders too

COMMENTARY /// Youth leadership

Tori Wilson

Tori Reagan Wilson, a shy kid who became a community leader, has some advice for her fellow youth.

“ Go out and do something,” says the 17-year-old. “I’m disappointed by the number of times I’ve heard a (kid) say, ‘But no one asked me.’ I don’t want to sound rude, but someone won’t always ask you.”

A senior at Westlake High School and president of the WHS Interact Club, Tori cut her teeth in community service when she was an underclassman by volunteering at events like the T...

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