Amer­i­can Lead­er­ship Academy an­nounces Ster­ling Schol­ars

Serve Daily - - BUILDING COMMUNITY - By Bryson Walker

Amer­i­can Lead­er­ship Academy in Span­ish Fork has an­nounced its Ster­ling Schol­ars:

Alysaa Tan­ner: Mu­si­cal The­ater. Par­ents: Brent and Mandy Tan­ner of Payson. In­flu­en­tial teach­ers: All the teach­ers in mu­si­cal-dance-the­ater. Ac­com­plish­ments: Par­tic­i­pant at the na­tional thes­pian fes­ti­val in Bran­son. Teaches at a non­profit dance stu­dio. Pres­i­dent of the thes­pian club. First place in drama at state. Fu­ture goals: “I want to de­velop a dance stu­dio for dis­ad­van­taged chil­dren.”

Cam­ryn Bris­tow: Vis­ual Arts. Par­ents: Mike and Angie Bris­tow of Salem. In­flu­en­tial teacher: Mr. Heg­sted. “He’s a char­ac­ter but he has taught me con­trol and how to look at things from a dif­fer­ent an­gle and from a new per­spec­tive.” Ac­com­plish­ments: Awards for sev­eral acrylic paint­ings. Fu­ture goals: Serve an LDS mis­sion, study art ther­apy in col­lege.

Lin­deon Si­mons: Fam­ily and Con­sumer Sciences. Par­ents: Rob and Can­dace Si­mons of West Moun­tain. In­flu­en­tial teacher: Jer­i­lyn Brown. Ac­com­plish­ments: Mul­ti­ple projects in can­ning, bak­ing and sewing. Grad­u­at­ing with an as­so­ciate’s de­gree from Utah Val­ley Univer­sity. Fu­ture goals: “I’d like to get my bach­e­lor’s de­gree so I can teach in fam­ily and con­sumer sciences. I’m con­sid­er­ing a mis­sion and look­ing for­ward to be­com­ing a mom.”

Jonathan Tan­ner: Dance. Par­ents: Mark and Carol Tan­ner of Span­ish Fork. In­flu­en­tial teacher: Rick Robin­son and Peggy Haynes. Ac­com­plish­ments: 4.0 grade point av­er­age, awards in dance per­for­mance and vi­o­lin per­for­mance and has chore­ographed for sev­eral or­ga­ni­za­tions in the styles of ball­room, hip hop, lyri­cal, bal­let and con­tem­po­rary. Fu­ture goals: Per­form with Brigham Young Univer­sity’s Young Am­bas­sadors and Ball­room Dance Com­pany, serve a two-year LDS mis­sion and take pre­req­ui­site classes for med­i­cal school.

Wy­att Gard­ner: Sci­ence. Par­ents: Jeremy and Holly Gard­ner of Maple­ton. In­flu­en­tial teacher: “All the teach­ers in sci­ence, robotics and bi­ol­ogy.” Ac­com­plish­ments: Var­i­ous lead­er­ship po­si­tions in­clud­ing Sci­ence Club pres­i­dent and high hchool pres­i­dent. Fu­ture goals: “I want to serve a two-year LDS mis­sion and then at­tend South­ern Utah Univer­sity where I have a full schol­ar­ship and go into pre-med.”

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