Hometown: Durham, NC
Roots: Guyana and Thailand
Job Title: John M. Belk Impact Fellow
Focus Areas: Racial Equity, Research, Community Healing
John M. Belk Impact Fellow
Lelah Cox is a student at UNC Greensboro from Durham, North Carolina. She is pursuing a B.A. in public health education. After graduation, Lelah plans to serve as a community health worker to improve the health outcomes and knowledge of Black and low-income communities. Lelah is a recipient of the Academic, Service and Leadership Scholarship from the Durham Committee on the Affairs of Black People. She is passionate about social justice as well as Black history and culture. Lelah hopes to use the opportunities and privileges afforded to her to support marginalized communities.