Myckaela Wharton is an outspoken ‘17 graduate from Academy for Young Writers high school in Brooklyn. She is known for her leadership and talents in art, writing, and computer science. Her roles as a manager and programmer helped the robotics team, Obsidian Fortress, receive the Finalist Alliance and Inspire Award in FTC. Her involvement in the school’s GSA awarded her the Chancellor’s Recognition of Excellence. She is returning to Queens College where she is majoring in dance and animation and minoring in Korean language.