Lake County Wild Indigo Coordinator
Nanci Sarmiento is the new Lake County Wild Indigo, a position now shared between Brushwood Center and Audubon Great Lakes. She helps to build and maintain partnerships with communities across Lake County, and provide bilingual nature, art, and wellness programming for youth and families. Nanci is sophomore at College of Lake County studying Political Science, with a concentration in Law. She is also an alumni of the National Hispanic Institute, and won the NHI Collegiate World Series in 2017. She is a passionate community leader, having served as a volunteer for multiple non-profit organizations and tutored students K-5th grade at Nuestro Center’s after-school program in Highwood. In her free time, she enjoys going out to eat with friends, spending time with her little brother, and writing on her blog.