Katie Long – Ohio Nomination & Photography by Capture Life Photography by Davinda Issue 66 of Inspiring Teens Magazine
Nomination: Katie Long is an inspiring teen who possesses strong leadership skills and an unwavering passion for making a positive impact in her school and community. Her ability to inspire and motivate others is truly remarkable. Katie is a natural leader who strives to fill the world with more kindness. I am confident that her passion, dedication, and leadership skills will continue to positively impact the world around her, and I wholeheartedly recommend her for your scholarship.
Photography by Capture Life Photography by Davinda
What is your strongest leadership quality? My strongest leadership quality is my ability to take accountability. I believe that it's very important to hold myself and the people I lead accountable.
What has been your strongest impact on your community? The strongest impact I’ve had on my community is helping out families that are in need. I’ve done numerous service projects for all different families in our community, from wrapping presents for their Christmas to packing weekend meal bags.
How did you find and why did you choose Capture Life Photography by Davinda for your photographer? My family has actually known Davinda since I was a little girl. My oldest sister grew up with Davinda’s daughter, Paige. She was starting her business their senior year and my mom loved her and her work.
What was your experience like? What did you love most about it? I had such an amazing experience with Davinda!! She has so many fun ideas and she never fails to make us seniors feel beautiful!
What are you most looking forward to at college? I'm looking forward to making so many friends and memories at college. It's a new chapter of my life and I'm so excited to start it. What do you plan to study and why? I plan to study Early Childhood Education and become an Elementary School Teacher. Ive always wanted to be a teacher, ever since I was a little girl. I can't wait to be in a classroom filled with little kids who are eager to learn!!
Who inspires you the most and why? My mom inspires me the most! She is so hard-working and the strongest person I know.
What do you like to do most with your friends? I like getting dressed up with my friends and going to dinner. We do this at least once a month and it's definitely my favorite thing to do with them.
If you had nothing to do and all day to do it, where would we find you? You would honestly see me going to the gym with my sister! I like spending some extra quality time with her, even when we are working out!!
Look for Katie in issue 66 of Inspiring Teens Magazine!