Charles Manning is a upcoming senior at Jennings High School. He is currently planning to go to Mizzou College and study Accounting and Psychology . During his high school career he worked as an intern for the SSDL at Washington University in St. Louis to prepare for the youth gun violence summit. During this summit, he will be focusing on empowering other young people through the transmission of knowledge about gun violence, system dynamics, and how these impact everyday life. Charles enjoys helping others and giving a voice to those who can’t seem to find their own. He also loves playing the tenor saxophone.