Derek Spears

December 15th, 2014 · No Comments
ahp_022aDerek Spears 2014 Art Berliner and Marian Lever High Hopes Scholar San Francisco State University Derek is an active leader in the Academy of Medicine and Public Service (AMPS) school at Berkeley High and the community based Youth Radio organization. Derek worked for an Ecology Center last summer, helping provide access to organic foods in poverty-stricken neighborhoods and participated in Farm Fresh Choice through Youth Works. These experiences have encouraged Derek to study  agriculture.  One day, he hopes to establish his own farming institution. Derek is a first generation college student.