Celi Marie Dean recently completed her first book, Recommitted: It's Not Too Late, and served as producer for the film Boys Cry. She is a co-founder and board member for the nonprofit organization Community Aid Liberia, whose mission is to empower rural Liberia with the necessary tools to build healthy, vibrant, and self-sustaining communities.
There were many amazing professors I had during my four years at the University of Minnesota. William Goodman was one of the most influential.
Magnetic, loving, authentic, funny, and prayer warrior!
Listening, communication, and time-management.
Knowing that what I’m doing is going to make a difference in the lives of others.
I wanted to be a mother, high school guidance counselor, and a princess.
The Dark Child by Camara Laye.
I secretly dream of one day being on Dancing with the Stars.
The reinforcement of empathy, awareness, and being open to learn always.