MISS PINELLAS COUNTY’S OUTSTANDING TEEN — Ashlyn Palacios joins us as a Real Talk Brand Ambassador in 2020! She is an 8th grader at Charlie Walker Middle Magnet IB for International Studies in Odessa, Florida. In addition to serving as an ambassador, Ashlyn also dedicates her time to supporting others while a parent is battling cancer. She has worked with the Team Tony Foundation and the Florida Cancer Specialist helping raise money for cancer research. Ashlyn is a member of the National Junior Honor Society, a percussionist in her school band and a competitive dancer. Supporting Real Talk and Advanced Recovery Systems is important to her because education is power and having knowledge about what Real Talk can offer could help her save lives.
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