Tailoring Youth to Succeed (TYS) is founded by Willie Tunstall, who has experience leading youth advocacy and career pathway/workforce programs in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. Willie Tunstall has held positions in leadership, entrepreneurship, and career management. Willie’s diversified experience and interpersonal skills enable him to adapt to change quickly and collaborate effectively with participants and community stakeholders.
Through mentorship, we guarantee young people that someone cares about them, assure them they are not alone in dealing with day-to-day challenges, and make them feel like they matter. Our TYS team partners with school districts, local businesses, and organizations to support and create a growth mindset learning environment where all youth can build on their strengths and develop essential skills. Our experiences are designed to help participants reach their full potential in their communities, schools, and workplaces.
Provide our participants with personalized guidance and direction. Translate complex problems and topics into clear, understandable situations to engage participants effectively and help them feel supported. Through leadership, exhibit professional integrity through a strong work ethic, transparent communication, and positive regard.