A Chicago native who was raised in Hartford, CT., Zulynette is a creative alchemist. Her experience as a full-time artist, makes her a dynamic speaker and performer whose mission is to get participants engaged and writing their own stories. She focuses on teaching them to hone (and own!) their experiences while instructing students on the elements of performance. Her workshops cover a range of right and left brain skills that include: writing, analyzing poetry, interpersonal skills with group writing, confidence, editing, speaking skills, giving and receiving constructive feedback, identity, and tying personal experience to what's happening with our peers, community, and the world beyond.