Hannah  Van Heest
Standing: Junior
Major: Communications Sciences and Disorders
Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri
As a Freshman at Samford, Hannah was awarded the Omicron Delta Kappa Emerging Leader Award and the Ruric E. Wheeler award for academic excellence. Hannah is widely involved across campus in organizations like Phi Mu, SUNSSHLA, and DREAM. She is a member of the Speech and Hearing Association of Alabama and a committee member of Circle of Sisterhood, an organization dedicated to furthering the education of women in impoverished countries as well as throughout the United States at a local level. When she graduates, Hannah plans to earn her Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology and work in a clinical or hospital setting.