Linley LasterMentoring Project Coordinator
Mentoring Project Coordinator
Linley Laster was born and raised in Amarillo Texas. After graduating from Amarillo High School, Linley decided to pursue her passion for helping others and turn it into a career. She attended Amarillo College where she later got her Associates’s Degree in Social Work. Following Amarillo College, she decided to continue her education and attended West Texas A&M University. In December 2017, Linley graduated with honors and received a Bachelor’s of Science in Social Work. During her time at WT, Linley was a participating member of the Social Work Club. As a senior, she interned at Canyon ISD. This is where she found her passion to work with at-risk youth. Shortly after graduating, Linley decided to seek employment that would help her fulfill her passion of working with at-risk youth. She learned of a position at Family Support Services that would do just that.
At Family Support Services Linley is the Mentor Project Coordinator. Linley uses her position to help at-risk youth by matching them with mentors that are also inspired to help our youth. Linley believes that you are only as strong as the soldiers that you have behind you. Linley views her Mentors as her soldiers that are going to go change the world one mentee at a time!
In her free time, Linley likes to travel and spend time with family and friends. One of Linley’s favorite places to travel is Colorado. She enjoys going to Colorado with her family on their yearly family vacations. Linley has traveled internationally to The Cayman Islands and hopes to one day travel the world.