Companis welcomes Shirley & Peter Shafer to a joint placement with Minds Matter Seattle.

The agency is an all-volunteer run organization offering academic mentoring to low-income, high-achieving high school students. Shirley and Peter are a perfect fit for this new partner agency. Each brings a rich professional

background in youth education and ministry. Peter is PhD in Sociology of Education.Togeth er, they created a proposal to assist the Minds Matter mentors in learning to identify and assist mentees living with trauma or life-stressors, affecting their education experience. Welcome, Peter and Shirley!