Major: Secondary Social Science Education
Hometown: WaKeeney, KS
Nominated By: Jessica Schierling
Amelia is a servant leader scholar and is always looking for new ways to serve. She is a freshman this year, taking a coordinating role with the new Bethany Leadership Team, the group of servant leader scholarship recipients.
Involvements at Bethany: Tennis, Chapel Choir, Servant Leadership, and Green Team
Plans for Future: Graduate from Bethany, become a teacher, get married, start a family, be a coach, go on missionary trips around the U.S… and world, and one day live on a beach.
Why did you choose to go to Bethany? I chose Bethany because it was a perfect fit for me. I loved the people, the atmosphere, its values, and its history.
What has been your favorite memory from college? There are too many to count, but one of my favorite memories is when my roommate, several girls in my hall, and I were “attacked” by a giant wolf spider in our room.
What drives you as a person? My faith and my ambitions.
What is a special talent you possess? I can touch my tongue to my nose.
What are your hobbies? Playing ping pong, singing, playing/watching sports, painting my nails.
What is something very few people know about you? When I was a little girl, I spoke with a lisp.
Favorite Food: My mom’s
Favorite Place to Eat: Chipotle
Favorite Beverage: Wild Cherry Pepsi
Favorite TV Show: The Walking Dead
Favorite Book: The Man Who Loved Clowns
Favorite Class: American History
Favorite Movie: Dumb and Dumber
Favorite Band: Maroon 5
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Website: Google
Favorite Actor: Katherine Heigl
Favorite Quote: “Be the change you wish to see in the world.”
Favorite Pro Team: Kansas City Royals
Favorite College Team: K-State
Morning or Night? Night
Eat out or Cook? Eat out
Coke or Pepsi? Pepsi
Steak or Fish? Steak
Rap or Rock? Rock
Country or Pop? Country
Dance or Sing? BOTH!
What is your Current Ringtone? Default
What is your current desktop picture? A picture of my siblings and me