Young Adult Team


Elijah Thomas

Elijah Thomas has work experience in the Alachua County Library and in Rural King, where he had worked checking books, greeting customers and directing them to different departments. He graduated from Eastside High School and since then has completed courses in job skills. He has attended some sports clubs such as Noah’s Endeavor and Top soccer Gainesville Alliance.  In this spare time, he enjoys hanging out with friends and watching sports.

Chrysa Brown-Doherty

Chrysa Brown-Doherty is currently studying in Santa Fe Community College and registered with the Disabilities Resource Center. She graduated from Buchholtz High School, after which she completed job trainings through Vocational Rehab. She had worked at TJMax, the Humane Society, Marshals and Habitat for Humanity Restore and currently working in-between on-the-job-trainings. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, writing stories and poetry, swimming, playing frisbee, skiing and snowboarding. She also loves to hang out with friends, but also having time for herself.


Cyril Nonga-Mann is currently studying at Santa Fe Community College and is part of the Project SAINT (Student Access and INclusion Together). He is an active member of the Artist Entrepreneurship program and participates in the Best Buddies Program, UF Chapter. He was selected among the top ten Finalists in the “Alachua County Double Exposure Competition.”  He graduated from Gainesville High School (GHS), where he was the captain of the junior varsity lacrosse team and received the “Heart and Team Spirit” award. In his spare time, Cyril enjoys playing lacrosse, soccer, basketball, and tennis, watching sports, and traveling with family.