College attended: University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Major: Agricultural education-leadership with a minor in English
What are the highlights of your position?
I LOVE coaching college students, especially first-year students as they transition from high school into college. Going to college is like writing a new book of your life. College students grow and mature in a multitude of ways and it has been enthralling to watch my students battle adversity on their path toward success. College Possible students are resilient and it is an honor to know these future leaders. The service I have done with College Possible has been my highlight because it is filled with purpose and meaning.
What’s your favorite thing about serving with College Possible?
My colleagues. I should call them my support base now. It is amazing how every day I leave the office feeling inspired, motivated and joyful because the people I am serving with are absolutely stellar. I like to think of us as part-time world changers with full-time aspirations to better our community.
What would you say to someone considering serving with College Possible?
Be open-minded. Be challenged. Be inspired.
This service is not easy and can feel overwhelming. However, it is empowering, and it makes a lasting impact on many, many people.
If you want to feel a sense of fulfillment and satisfaction, give back to a cause greater than yourself and be surrounded by some of the most passionate leaders you could ever encounter, join College Possible.