Beverly Mecum, Meredith College
Beverly Mecum is an exceptional, non-traditional student who has truly embraced the civic mission and community impact activities of Meredith College. Her roles in engaged leadership include working with the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the NC Special Olympics and World Games, the NC Art Educators Association, and the Visual ARt Exchange. As a fund-raiser, communicator, service provider, she has found great personal, professional, and civic joy in expanding her opportunities to give back. She will take on any task, and multiple tasks, to energize the campus and her classmates toward making a substantive difference in the lives of others. She is a great leader, and a wonderful model of an engaged student.