Sharrisse Rasmussen grew up in Farmington NM and just graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Special Education. She comes from a multicultural background of African-American, Latina, European American and native American (Choctaw and Apache). She has always had a heart for reaching young women through mentorship. She has a passion for helping women in the trafficking world and desires to assist them in their journey of healing. Education in all areas of life is extremely important to her. She strives to encourage young women of color to attend college and pursue their passions through higher education.