Yasmine Lockett serves as a Quality Advisor at Dallas Afterschool, a nonprofit focused on improving the quality of afterschool programs in our community. A proud Georgian, she received her bachelor degree in Dance Performance from Brenau University. She then moved to Dallas Texas to become a member of the world renowned Dallas Black Dance Theatre II. After touring, directing youth programs, and teaching in Dallas communities, Big Thought recruited Yasmine as a Program manager. In this role, she developed and managed arts enrichment after school programs for children and families at a variety of schools in Dallas County. In her current role with Dallas Afterschool, Yasmine empowers after school development by providing best practices, resources, and coaching to programs across the city.