Kanika Welch is an award-winning, professional creative artist, and a certified educator. She is also the founder and owner of Rose from Concrete, LLC. Her passions include youth leadership and development, creative arts, and teacher training. With over 6 years of experience she has led a successful, diversified career in education, teaching nearly all levels from Pre-K to young adults aged 18-26. Subjects taught include: creative writing and performance, drama, chemistry, physical science, biology, general science, basic math, personal finance, learning strategies, and employability skills.