Eclasia “Clay” Wesley

Eclasia “Clay” Wesley is a Mentor Educator for the Women’s Leadership Project. A former foster youth who graduated from Mount St Mary’s College in 2018, she has been active in her community working with foster youth organizations such as Alliance for Children’s Rights and Kidsave.

In 2016, Eclasia was the recipient of the L.A. Urban Policy Roundtable’s “Spirit of the Kings” award for her work with foster youth. She thinks it’s important for people to have a strong support system, and others who believe in them.