April joined EverThrive IL in 2005 and was essential to the success of the Closing the Gap on Infant Mortality Project in the Englewood community. She currently leads reproductive justice classes for young women to promote healthy relationships, safe sex, and encourage young women to lead healthy lifestyles. April also assists with Cooking Matters courses. April is from the Englewood community herself and is committed to empowering the youth of her neighborhood. She is a member of several committees and organizations, including 7th District Domestic Violence Subcommittee, Greater Englewood Healthy Start Initiative, and the Englewood Safe Start Council.
Fun Fact: April enjoys fishing with her family every summer.