Name: Yasmine Carter
Occupation: THS Behavioral
How many years: I have been at Taylor High School for four years and in the district 12 years
How are you involved in the community?
I coach youth basketball for the young kids. I have also helped clean the south side of Taylor.
What impact does your work have on people in Taylor?
I sent two students to prom that may have never had the opportunity to go. It was a wonderful experience for them.
How long have you been in the Taylor community?
I have been in Taylor all my life and attended elementary through high school.
What advice do you have for the younger generation?
Go to school, try your best and finish school. Be respectful and responsible. Set goals for yourself and accomplish them. Make something of yourself even if you do nothing but go to the military.
What is your life philosophy?
I have two that I always use.
Someone else is happy with less than what you have. Be thankful for what you got. I tell this to my son all this all the time.
When you are looking at people’s hearts instead of their face’s life becomes clear.