Fantazia Berry is a Chicago native with love for advocacy work, the arts, and traveling. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Chicago State University and is currently pursuing her Graduate degree. As a graduate student studying Criminal Justice and Educational Policy, she wants to continue to push for education and prison reform for all, especially people of color.
Fantazia is a former AmeriCorps member of and now works as the Adult Education Literacy Coach with UIC’s Family Start (FAST) Learning & Support Center - South. In the classroom, she specializes in Math, Science, and Digital Literacy, showing students that yes, STEM is hard, but it is fun, and it is in everything we do. She believes that allowing others to see her flaws encourages them to be unapologetically flawed as well as for them to learn from those imperfections.