Patrice N.Wilson (she/her/they/them/he/him) is an educator, language enthusiast, spoken word artist and creative, from Charlotte, N.C. Through her educational and creative pursuits, Patrice champions diversity, intersectionality, equity, communal connection and understanding. Patrice loves to write and create- and believes the power of creativity and expression of it is underrated. Patrice practices their power of creativity and expression to foster community, growth and understanding. Patrice is excited and honored to bring "Poetry to Music" to the Charlotte Shout showcase in collaboration with her talented musical friendz!