The CVCC Foundation, Inc., recently named the Emerging Leaders Scholars for 2016-17. The program recognizes Catawba Valley Community College students who are presently leaders in their school and community and or demonstrate leadership potential.
Students participate in monthly leadership sessions through the Rotaract Club of CVCC sponsored by the Newton-Conover Rotary Club. Pictured (front, left to right) are Cassie Huffman, Claremont; Mandy McSwain, Newton; Yesinia Chavez, Conover; Alexis Hunt, Hickory; and Madigan Nellenbach, Claremont; (back) Larry Brown, Sherrills Ford; Jonathan Barnett, Taylorsville; Zach Ferguson, Hiddenite; Matthew Powell, Charlotte; and Nathan Miller, Granite Falls. Not pictured are Sydney Bradshaw, Hickory; Alex Ekonomon, Hickory; and Avery Jackson, Clemmons.