Meet Olga Diaz our 5th Student Spotlight!

Name: Olga Diaz
High School Attended: Plano Senior High School
Year Graduated: 2005
Foundation Coaches: Nancy Boyd, Charla Fletcher & Jo Ann Botts
Referred By: School Counselor

1. What Major/Degree path have you chosen and why?
Business Administration. I enjoy taking part in all aspects of a business.

2. Where do you want to be in 5 years?
I want to be a top executive in a prestigious company.

3. Tells us how the Foundation has made a difference in your life.
The foundation helped me take the road less taken; which led me to achieve a higher education. The angel that guided my every step towards success and a blessed life.

4. What are you most proud of?
First and forth most, I’m a Hendrick alumni. I am proof that a person’s life can shift towards a better horizon. I’m very proud to say that the Hendrick Scholarship Foundation is the ultimate blessing in my life. I see through my success those who helped me through my journey.  I would not have done it without them.

5. Who is the person that you most admire and why?
Charla Fletcher.  She is a role model for me. I hope to be like her when I grow up.

6. What song do you play the most?
“I Believe I Can Fly” by R. Kelly

7. If you were to write a book about your life, what would the title be and why?

I Was There When it Happened. The foundation was there when the direction of my life shifted towards a brighter and more promising future.  This event was the beginning of my true journey.



Meet Alex Schwartz Our First Hendrick Student Spotlight!

Name:  Alex Schwartz
High School Attended: 
Plano Senior High School
Year Graduated: 
2012
Foundation Coach: 
Chris Haire
Referred By: 
School Counselor

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Meet Kory Bourque our 4th Student Spotlight!

Name:
Kory Bourque
High School Attended: Plano West Senior High School
Year Graduated: 2014
Foundation Coach: Chris Haire  
Referred By: School Counselor

Meet Alexandra Lee our 3rd Student Spotlight!

Name:
Alexandra Lee
High School Attended: Plano East Senior High School
Year Graduated: 2013
Foundation Coach: Joyce Kackley
Referred By: School Counselor and Teacher

Meet April Ashton Our Second Hendrick Student Spotlight!

Name:  April Ashton
High School Attended: 
Plano Senior High School
Year Graduated: 
2007

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1. What Major/Degree path have you chosen and why?
Applied Mathematics. I love math and all of it’s structure and consistency. I would like to teach one day.

2. Where do you want to be in 5 years?
I would like to still be in school on my way to getting my PhD. I will probably be a manager at my current job.

3. Tells us how the Foundation has made a difference in your life.
The Foundation has allowed me to attend school with financial security and encouragement.

4. What are you most proud of?
I am most proud of my success in graduating high school with a high GPA after having to complete four years’ worth of schooling in just 2 years length of time.

5. Who is the person that you most admire and why?
I most admire my mom. She is my role model. She is the strongest person I know, and she motivates me to be my best.

6. What song do you play the most?
“Don’t Waste Your Life” by Lecrae

7. If you were to write a book about your life, what would the title be and why?
Champions Adapt.  I chose this title because I have been thrown into many kinds of situations, and I always adapt..