Chosen based on involvement in the Nebraska Legends Scholar program and extensive involvement in extracurricular activities plus leadership ability.
Led three different small groups of 10 freshman Legends Scholars.
Planned/attended large and small group that assist Scholars during their first year of college.
Attended monthly advisory council meetings geared towards continued improvement of the program
Kappa Alpha Theta- University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Selected based on scholarship, leadership, skills, and presentation.
Involved in Scholarship Committee, Sisterhood Committee, Member Development Committee, and Nomination Committee.
Attended multiple service events such as the Down Syndrome Walk, Light the Night Walk, 5K for CASA, the St.
Nick Project, Kids Against Hunger, and Huskers Against Hunger
Rho Gamma- University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Mentored students going through the formal recruitment process; helped students adjust to being in college, away from home for the first time, and encouraged them to meet new people
College Republicans- University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Conversed with college students about political events and how students can make a difference
Pre-Law Club- University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Attended meetings geared towards law school and the application process.
12/2015 to 05/2016
Perry, Guthery, Haase, & Gessford, P.C., L.L.O － Lincoln, NE
Assisted attorneys and paralegals by running files to court, picking up/delivering items to clients, answering phones, and filing.
06/2013 to 08/2016
Office AssistantDakota Homestead Title Insurance － Sioux Falls, SD
Attended executive meetings.
Created inventory catalog for over 4,500 case files used by insurance company to locate files.
Assisted with 1031 tax deferrals for Homestead Escrow and Exchange
South Dakota State Legislature- Pierre, SD
Page, February 2012.
Assisted State House of Representatives with variety of tasks and communicated with state citizens about the status of bills being discussed on the floor.
06/2012 to Current
Runner and Office AssistantMeierhenry Sargent LLP － Sioux Falls, SD
Shadowed multiple court cases of varying subject matter with a variety of attorneys.
Created extensive expense report for 13 year-old case regarding zoning ordinance on cattle farm operations.
Worked with Word processing programs to prepare documents for paralegals and attorneys; destroyed old case files.
Created/maintained a case management filing system for closed files.
Collected documents from the courthouse and served papers to the sheriff's office.
Called healthcare providers to check for status updates on personal injury records and billing requests.
Created medical expense spreadsheet for outstanding payments on personal injury file.
Juris DoctorUniversity of South Dakota School of LawTop 30% of Class
Bachelor of Science: Business Administration Management Mathematics & Political ScienceUniversity of Nebraska-LincolnBusiness Administration Management Mathematics & Political Science 3.645/ 4.000
University of Oxford- Jesus CollegeStudy Abroad Program via UNL
Oxford, United Kingdom,
*Represented Nebraska through an exclusive program designed to teach students Economics
*Studied global ramifications of the Eurozone and its effects through perspectives of multiple countries
*Led students in independent travel and experienced the cultural differences of seven different countries
Delta Theta Pi
Student Bar Association
Criminal Justice Education Project
Women in Law
Nebraska Legends Advisory Council- Nebraska Alumni Association
Council Member, 2012-Present
billing, case management, catalog, clients, Economics, filing, insurance, inventory, meetings, Exchange, office, Page, SD, spreadsheet, tax, answering phones, Word processing
HONORS AND AWARDS
Law School Scholarships
Hagemann Law Honors
Orrin S. Estebo Law Scholarship
Order Of Omega- 2014 to present
*Selective Greek honors fraternity which recognizes juniors and seniors who have exemplified high standards in the areas of scholarship, leadership, involvement within their respective organization and within the Fraternity/Sorority, campus and local community
Deans List- seven semesters
*Awarded the honor based on outstanding academic achievement
Alpha Rho Member- 2013 to present
*Selected for achieving a 3.4 GPA or higher for three consecutive semesters
Ruth-Leverton Scholarship- 2012-Present
*Selected based on academic achievement and ACT composite score
Stacy Heim-Olson Memorial Scholarship- 2015
*Selected for exhibiting strong love for Kappa Alpha Theta and a commitment of giving to others in Theta and the community
Summer Maurice Hollman Fund- 2015
*Selected based on my personal statement and academic achievement, and excitement to study abroad
Sum Global Gateways Scholarship- 2015
*Selected based on my personal statement, academic achievement, and excitement to study abroad
Lincoln Alumnae Scholarship-2014
*Selected based on academic achievement and sorority involvement
David Distinguished Scholar- 2012-2013
*Selected based on my personal statement and academic achievement
Washington High School Alumni Scholarship-2012
*Selected based on my academic success, leadership roles, and pride in Washington High School
Sally Bertina Meyer Scholarship- 2012
*Selected based on academic achievement and love for the outdoors
Harser Trust Scholarship-2012
*Selected based on academic achievement and leadership potential