GREENSBORO, N.C. – In a new Spectrum News 1 segment, Voices for Change, we hear from North Carolinians about their lives, struggles, and hope for the future.

In this segment, we hear from Patrick Sims who has served as the Chief Diversity Officer for several years at the Universe of Wisconsin-Madison.

He talks about channeling his emotions into action to better serve his students.

Are you a voice for change? We want to hear from you. Tell us what you are doing to help build a better tomorrow.