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William Lohier

2018 New York City Youth Poet Laureate
William Lohier is the 2018 New York City Youth Poet Laureate. He is a current sophomore at Stuyvesant High School, and boasts a remarkable resume that includes leadership positions for both the Black Students League and the Debate Team at Stuyvesant High. A new member to Urban Word NYC's Youth Board, his writing and performing, demonstrate outstanding leadership skills. As the New York City Youth Poet Laureate, Lohier performs and speaks for his peers throughout the city, encouraging voting and civic engagement.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, June 1