Steve Anderson

Steve Anderson is the director of community and government relations at Utah Valley University, a post that he has held since 2013. He oversees all city, county, state, and federal government relations, including working with the Utah Legislature to secure funding for the university. He also sits on a number...

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Gnoulenein Tako

Gnoulelein Tako has been involved in a variety of service activities participating as a LDC Student Staff member with the American Red Cross, serving veterans at the VA Hospital and serving as Co-President of the Black Student Union club at his high school. When recounting his service at the VA,...

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Jalen Rasmussen

Jalen Rasmussen is currently in his freshman year at Grand Canyon University studying Marketing and Advertising. He has always had a love for business and the impact that businesses have on the community around them. On his scholarship application he wrote, “If I can be continually independent, able to provide...

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Karime Garcia

Karime Garcia describes herself in her application as a “Latina teenager and first generation, college-bound student. My culture is who and what I am. I am from the soil of beautiful Mexico; a country as dangerous as it is stunning. Education has always been so valuable to me. Going to...

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Rachel Sorenson

Rachel logged 53 hours in Red Cross Volunteer Connection with an additional 775 (that is not a typo) hours with other community non-profits in 2019. Rachel has been accepted to attend Brigham Young University. The following questions and responses are part of Rachel’s scholarship application. Describe the service activities you...

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Laila Batar

Laila Batar logged 203 hours in Red Cross Volunteer Connection with an additional 225 hours with other community non-profits in 2019. Laila has been accepted to attend Southern Utah University. The following questions and responses are part of Laila’s the scholarship application. Describe the service activities you have participated in...

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Isabelle Raza

Isabelle Raza logged 104 hours in Red Cross Volunteer Connection with an additional 10 hours with other community non-profits in 2019. Isabelle has been accepted to attend Lynn University. The following questions and responses are part of Isabelle’s the scholarship application. Describe the service activities you have participated in during...

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Whitney Pickering

Whitney Pickering has been involved with the Leadership Development Camp since the very beginning. She attended the camp the very first year. Every year after that Whitney has either been on staff or played a roll in other ways. LDC changed Whitney’s life and is something she is extremely passionate...

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Leslie Darcas

Leslie Darcas has been involved with the Leadership Development Camp since 2010.  Over the past decade she is amazed by how much she learns each year at camp, especially from the delegates. Being involved with LDC has become a way of life for her and the staff members have become a part...

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Skyler Williams

Skyler Williams has been involved with the Red Cross Leadership Development Camp since the first year. He was on staff for the first 9 years of the camp and is excited to now be more involved with the Skip Morgan Leadership Scholarship board. Skyler graduated from Utah Valley University in...

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