Hannah  Van Heest
Standing: Sophomore
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 Phi Mu, SUNSSHLA, and myLIFEspeaks. During her sophomore year, she is serving as the Secretary and Treasurer for myLIFEspeaks and currently works in the College of Health Sciences and peer mentors a Foundations class for Freshmen. Once she graduates, Hannah plans to earn her Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology and either work with children or stroke patients who have lost their ability to speak.