Hope Means Nevada
Sydney Yee is a Junior at Bishop Gorman High School. She has been active with the Hope Means Nevada Teen Committee since 2020 and now serves as the Co-Chair of Membership for this growing organization. Sydney has participated in an online panel discussing teen mental health and was interviewed by Channel 8 News to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 lockdowns on teen mental health.
Not only is Sydney a high-achieving scholastic leader in her school, but she is also an accomplished athlete lettering in both Varsity Women’s Golf and the Varsity Women’s Track teams. Sydney plans to attend university in either the Midwest or the East Coast after graduating from high school.
Sydney is committed to spreading the Hope Means Nevada’s initiative to #Ask5 friends and bringing attention to the growing teen mental health epidemic. She lives in Las Vegas, NV with her parents, younger sister, and brother.