Rickele Coy

Youth Program Coordinator



Rickele is the BRAVE Site Coordinator for the youth program. She received both her Bachelor’s in Psychology and Master’s in Social Work from Loyola University Chicago. Rickele has experienced working with youth in various settings including The Cook County Juvenile Detention Center as well an inpatient hospital setting. Some her duties as the BRAVE Site Coordinator include: working with middle school youth, supervising BRAVE social work interns, planning age and culturally relevant programming, and serving as the liaison between VAI and the BRAVE research team.