Giancarlo Vicari

Giancarlo was born on October 30th, 2008, in Summit New Jersey and is growing up in Union, New Jersey. He was first educated at Washington Elementary School in Union, New Jersey then from 2nd grade to now he is being educated at The Newmark School in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. He is very funny, bright, and intellectual. He has been involved in numerous sporting endeavors throughout his life including soccer, tennis, golf, baseball, track and field, and basketball. He has very good social skills with adults. He currently lives with his mom, dad, brother, and sister. He enjoys pop-culture history such as films, cartoons, books and video games. He knows a lot of life skills. He prefers cats to dogs. He is part of the Center on Youth Voice, Youth Choice (CYVYC) ambassador program which promotes alternatives to guardianship. He is enrolled in the Union County 4-H community Service Club. He really enjoys filmmaking after he took a class at the NJ Film Institute. He would like to pursue a career in cinematography.

Giancarlo's Showcase

Giancarlo debuts his comic book “Thinking for Me.” The comic book is about a teenager becoming an adult, and how he navigates conversations around decision-making.