Brittany Patrick-Wade, Office Manager


"Each GLA staff member wholeheartedly assumes responsibility in each scholar's academic journeys. I absolutely love working with our scholars, families and staff! I am so grateful for the opportunity to fulfill my life's work and be a part of the South Shore community that I was raised in!" 

-Brittany Patrick-Wade

About Ms. Patrick-Wade

Hometown: Chicago, IL
Undergraduate Alma Mater: Illinois State University
Major: Sociology
Minor: Children's Studies
Graduate School: Ms. Patrick-Wade is currently pursuing a Masters of Education in Youth Development at the University of Illinois at Chicago. 

Ms. Patrick-Wade's Quote to live by: 

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.
— Maya Angelou