Avery PattersonYouth Reporter
Avery Patterson was born in Durham, North Carolina. She is a rising junior at C.E Jordan HighSchool. Avery has always had a passion for storytelling, whether that be through theatre, photography, or sewing. This passion led her to WUNC Youth Reporter Institute.
WUNC Youth Reporter Avery Patterson sets out on a quest to understand why her neighborhood is predominately white. In the process, she uncovers a history of housing segregation in Durham and talks to her neighbors about inclusivity.