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Delaney Burke

Where did you grow up?
Alpharetta, Georgia

Where do you call home now?
Athens, Georgia (for school)

Year started at Global Works?
2017 (as a participant!)

What’s your favorite part about leading trips?
Witnessing participant excitement and watching them grow throughout the trip

What’s something you can’t live without while you are traveling?
My travel journal where I document the days activities as well as my thoughts, feelings, and insights.

Tell us about a favorite memory from a trip you have taken
Skydiving in Australia

Where is your favorite place you have traveled to?
Nativi, Fiji on my Global Works trip!

Fun fact, special talent, or favorite memory
I play guitar.

What languages do you speak?
English and an intermediate level of Spanish

If you had to give one piece of advice or words of encouragement to someone on their first travel experience, what would it be?
Be open minded to a new cultural experience and commit yourself to engagement and learning during the time that you are traveling somewhere outside of your comfort zone

Tell us why you are excited for this year’s trip!
I am excited for this years trip because it will be my first experience leading a trip and I know the impact that it can have on participants. I am excited to watch participants have an experience of a lifetime!