Awarded $2,500 on 8/18/2014
August 18, 2014 $2,500 sponsored by Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
Aubrey is a graduate of Farmington High School, Farmington, MI and an incoming freshman at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI with aspirations in the field of Marketing/Public Relations. When asked the dreaded question, “What do you want to do?” it was difficult question for any 17 year old to address. Then at a holiday gathering she met a family friend working in automotive public relations, who opened her eyes to the industry possibilities. Aubrey knew her strengths in communication, interest in all types of media, and the impact on the community, sees no limits to her growth potential.
Aubrey received the 2013 Dennis Archer Scholarship Fund award for her essay, was one of two Michigan high school students chosen to participate at the National League of Cities (NLC) conference in Seattle, an 2014 Optimist Club essay winner “How Dreams Lead to Success,” Pom Pon Varsity letter 3 years, board member of DECA, served on the Farmington Mayor’s Youth Council, and the list goes on. Aubrey’s high school principal wrote, “Her enthusiasm and positive perspective are some of her best qualities . . . and she perseveres even when facing challenging circumstances . . . and has been an asset to our school community.” Aubrey’s hometown is Farmington, MI.