Meet Leah - Director of Scholar Engagement
Meet Leah, our newest Director of Scholar Engagement! Leah is excited to work with each scholar to help them navigate their college experience. Hear more about her role by reading her full interview!
Where did you get your degree from?
I went to undergrad at Iowa State University and grad school at Buena Vista University with a Master’s in Education and Counseling. I am also a certified teacher, school counselor and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor.
What is your role as the Director of Scholar Engagement? What are you excited to do in this role?
I am excited to begin my role as Director of Scholar Engagement and to work with each scholar to help them navigate their college experience. I enjoy working with students and helping them find their passion and turning it into a career.
What is your favorite way to waste time?
Right now, I spend a lot of time taking my two children to all their various activities. However, when I have free time, I enjoy reading, taking my dog on walks, and watching anything on Netflix.
What your biggest advice for scholars as they go through college?
My advice to scholars is to never be afraid to ask questions. Also, take the time to enjoy and explore your passions and interests because life is too short to only focus on the serious stuff.