Lily Patterson is a high school junior from Florida and uses she/her pronouns. She is especially passionate about women’s rights, LGBTQ+ rights, and mental health awareness. She also likes to focus on all issues of injustice and remains actively involved in her community. Her goal is always to reach and influence a broad audience, which VofZ is helping her accomplish. When she isn’t writing for VofZ, Lily is an avid girl scout, artist, and filmmaker. In the future she hopes to attend college in New York City to major in film-making and minor in engineering.